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.

October 2015

Title: Non-allergic asthma as a CFTR-related disorder
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J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Oct 30. pii: S1569-1993(15)00253-2.

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CFTR/Basic Science
Title: A small molecule neutrophil elastase inhibitor, KRP-109, inhibits cystic fibrosis mucin degradation
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J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Oct 29. pii: S1569-1993(15)00250-7

Title: IV-Treated Pulmonary Exacerbations in the Prior Year: An Important Independent Risk Factor for Future Pulmonary Exacerbation in Cystic Fibrosis
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J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Oct 22.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcf.2015.10.006

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Epidemiology/Models of care
Title: Single–cell High Resolution Melting Analysis: A novel, generic, pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) method applied to Cystic Fibrosis (HRMA CF-PGD)
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J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Oct 19. pii: S1569-1993(15)00217-9.

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Diagnosis/Screening
Title: An evaluation of the disinfection process of nebulizers comprising steam disinfection process and drying process
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N/A October 8, 2015

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Pulmonology
Title: Comparing the harmful effects of nontuberculous mycobacteria and Gram negative bacteria on lung function in patients with cystic fibrosis
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J Cyst Fibros. 2015 Oct 5. pii: S1569-1993(15)00215-5