With the CF Research News, we aim to bridge the gap between people with CF and the researchers investigating CF and how best to treat those with the condition.
We want to provide access to patients, parents, relatives, friends and caregivers of patients with CF to all scientific work published in the Journal of Cystic Fibrosis (JCF).

All PDF files published hereunder are lay version summaries of work published in the JCF.

April 2015

Title: Randomized Trial of Efficacy and Safety of Dornase Alfa Delivered by eRapid Nebulizer in Cystic Fibrosis Patients.
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Apr 25. pii: S1569-1993(15)00103-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2015.04.003

Title: Deleterious impact of hyperglycemia on cystic fibrosis airway ion transport and epithelial repair.
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Apr 24. pii: S1569-1993(15)00102-2

Theme
CFTR/Basic Science
Title: Assessment of Epithelial Sodium Channel Variants in Nonwhite Cystic Fibrosis Patients with Non-Diagnostic CFTR Genotypes
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Apr 17. pii: S1569-1993(15)00101-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2015.04.001

Theme
Diagnosis/Screening
Title: Cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator gene variants are associated with autoimmune pancreatitis and slow response to steroid treatment.
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Apr 10. pii: S1569-1993(15)00064-8.

Theme
Nutrition/Gastroenterology
Title: Use of ibuprofen to assess inflammatory biomarkers in induced sputum: Implications for clinical trials in cystic fibrosis.
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Apr 10. pii: S1569-1993(15)00062-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2015.03.007

Theme
Immunology
Title: Strain Rate Echocardiography Uncovers Subclinical Left Ventricular Dysfunction in Cystic Fibrosis.
References

J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Apr 9. pii: S1569-1993(15)00065-X

Theme
Pulmonology