Moerae Initiates Second Phase 1 study of MMI-0100 for Lung Diseases
Moerae Matrix Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of first-in-class targeted therapeutics for fibrotic diseases, recently announced the initiation of its second Phase 1 clinical trial of MMI-0100 for the ...
Lung Disease News - Thu, 30 Jul 2015 08:45



New burn pit report: Lung disease, high blood pressure common in exposed vets
Troops who worked at burn pits in Iraq and Afghanistan, as well as those exposed to multiple dust storms during war-zone deployments, have higher rates of common respiratory illnesses like asthma and emphysema, as well as rare lung disorders, according ...
Military Times - Wed, 22 Jul 2015 12:41



Cigarette Smoking Liked To Interstitial Lung Diseases, IPF
A new study recently published in the journal Respirology reviewed the growing evidence of a link between cigarette smoking and the development of interstitial lung diseases (ILD) including idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF). The study is entitled ...
Pulmonary Fibrosis News - Mon, 27 Jul 2015 04:53



Airway Resistance Measurements Shown to Help Effectively Differentiate ...
Airway resistance (RAW) and specific airway conductance (sGAW) are measures that reflect airway function. However, little is known of the variability of these measures between different lung diseases. In a recent study published in the journal ...
Lung Disease News - Wed, 22 Jul 2015 07:33



Rheumatoid Arthritis-Bronchiectasis Patients Exhibit Increase in Disease Severity
In a new study entitled “Increased disease activity, severity and autoantibody positivity in rheumatoid arthritis patients with co-existent bronchiectasis” researchers measured key markers of rheumatoid arthritis disease activity and severity in two ...
Lung Disease News - Wed, 29 Jul 2015 11:11



Child's Home Environment Predicts Hospitalization Risk For Respiratory Diseases
Children who need hospitalization for various common respiratory conditions usually live in inner-city neighborhoods with less than optimal socioeconomic conditions, according to a recent study from the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center ...
Lung Disease News - Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:28



Health Beat: Lung disease continues to be a major killer in Yuba-Sutter
Yuba and Sutter counties continue to be hot spots for lung disease and other pulmonary problems — tobacco use, pesticides and smoke are contributing factors. While the mortality rates for lung disease are higher in both counties than the state average ...
Appeal-Democrat - Sun, 05 Jul 2015 00:07



Review Explores Cigarette Smoking's Impact on Idiopathic Interstitial Lung ...
In a recent review published in Respirology entitled “Smoking-related idiopathic interstitial pneumonia: A review,” George Margaritopoulos from the Department of Thoracic Medicine and Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Pneumonology at the University ...
Lung Disease News - Wed, 15 Jul 2015 03:30


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