Archives for April 2015

Mucus is Retained in Cystic Fibrosis Patients’ Cells, Leads to Potentially Deadly Infections

Finding could lead to treatments for cystic fibrosis   Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disorder that affects one out of every 3,000 children in populations of Northern European descent. One of the key signs of cystic fibrosis is that mucus lining the lungs, pancreas and other organs is too sticky, which makes it difficult for […]