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Stem cell therapy can reduce lung inflammation in mouse model of COPD and cystic fibrosis

Stem cell therapy can reduce lung inflammation in mouse model of COPD and cystic fibrosis

Review provides new understanding of cytokine mediated effects on inflammatory disorders

Review provides new understanding of cytokine mediated effects on inflammatory disorders

Scientists map three-dimensional structure of protein that causes cystic fibrosis

Scientists map three-dimensional structure of protein that causes cystic fibrosis

Researchers uncover major clue to how mucus becomes abnormal in CF airways

Researchers uncover major clue to how mucus becomes abnormal in CF airways

Statin drugs may offer treatment option for chronic liver disease

Statin drugs may offer treatment option for chronic liver disease

Transvenous lead extraction in low volume centre linked to doubled risk of death

Transvenous lead extraction in low volume centre linked to doubled risk of death

Researchers provide better understanding of the body's immune responses to implanted materials

Researchers provide better understanding of the body's immune responses to implanted materials

Researchers find way to use ultrasound for monitoring fluid levels in the lung

Researchers find way to use ultrasound for monitoring fluid levels in the lung

Study shows potential way to prevent formation of scar tissue around medical implants

Study shows potential way to prevent formation of scar tissue around medical implants

New markers linked to recurrence of erratic heartbeats in some patients after ablation therapy

New markers linked to recurrence of erratic heartbeats in some patients after ablation therapy

Study shows how immune cells drive heart damage in mice

Study shows how immune cells drive heart damage in mice

Phage therapy could offer safe and effective treatment option for Cystic Fibrosis lung infections

Phage therapy could offer safe and effective treatment option for Cystic Fibrosis lung infections

McMaster researchers find new way to combat world's worst infectious diseases

McMaster researchers find new way to combat world's worst infectious diseases

Innovative ways to target antibiotic resistance in short term

Innovative ways to target antibiotic resistance in short term

Siemens Healthineers introduces new platform for computed tomography at ECR 2017

Siemens Healthineers introduces new platform for computed tomography at ECR 2017

Researcher examines scarring process in hope of preventing chronic lung transplant rejection

Researcher examines scarring process in hope of preventing chronic lung transplant rejection

New report expresses ethical concerns about use of non-invasive prenatal testing

New report expresses ethical concerns about use of non-invasive prenatal testing

Two thirds of IPF patients report being involved during the decision-making process for the most appropriate treatment

Two thirds of IPF patients report being involved during the decision-making process for the most appropriate treatment

Activated T-cells promote heart failure after heart attack

Activated T-cells promote heart failure after heart attack

Diagnosing infections through molecules in patient breath

Diagnosing infections through molecules in patient breath