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.

November 2017

Title: Prevalence and characteristics of chronic kidney disease among Danish adults with Cystic Fibrosis.
References
J Cyst Fibros. 2017 Nov 27. pii: S1569-1993(17)30958-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2017.11.001
Title: FAM13A is a modifier gene of cystic fibrosis lung phenotype regulating rhoa activity, actin cytoskeleton dynamics and epithelial-mesenchymal transition
References

November 2017

Title: Development and electronic validation of the revised Cystic Fibrosis Questionnaire (CFQ-R Teen/Adult): New tool for monitoring psychosocial health in CF.
References
J Cyst Fibros. 2017 Nov 17. pii: S1569-1993(17)30954-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2017.10.015.
Theme
Clinical Trials, Diabetes, Diagnosis/Screening, Endocrinology, Epidemiology/Models of care, Exercise, False-positives, Imaging, Immunology, Lung Disease and Infection, Microbiology, Newborn screening, Nutrition/Gastroenterology, Parents, Physiotherapy/Exercise testing, Pregnancy with CF, Psychosocial

November 2017

Title: Caregiver burden of parents of young children with cystic fibrosis
References
J Cyst Fibros. 2017 Nov 14. pii: S1569-1993(17)30879-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2017.08.016

November 2017

Title: Lack of efficacy of Lactobacillus GG in reducing pulmonary exacerbations and hospital admissions in children with cystic fibrosis: A randomised placebo controlled trial.
References
J Cyst Fibros. 2017 Nov 8. pii: S1569-1993(17)30951-7.

November 2017

Title: Lumacaftor/ivacaftor in patients with cystic fibrosis and advanced lung disease homozygous for F508del-CFTR
References
J Cyst Fibros. 2017 Nov 7. pii: S1569-1993(17)30891-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2017.09.012

November 2017

Title: Ceftaroline Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis
References
J Cyst Fibros. 2017 Nov 2. pii: S1569-1993(17)30947-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2017.10.010