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Fibrosis is the growth of fibrous tissue.
New protein could offer a fresh target for cancer treatment

New protein could offer a fresh target for cancer treatment

Scientists identify potential target for treating cardiac fibrosis

Scientists identify potential target for treating cardiac fibrosis

Failed cancer drug could potentially be used to treat fibrotic diseases and scleroderma

Failed cancer drug could potentially be used to treat fibrotic diseases and scleroderma

Scientists use CAR-T cells to reverse cardiac fibrosis

Scientists use CAR-T cells to reverse cardiac fibrosis

Researchers explore remodeling of cardiac tissues post-aortic valve replacement

Researchers explore remodeling of cardiac tissues post-aortic valve replacement

CAR T-cell therapy may be viable treatment option for heart disease

CAR T-cell therapy may be viable treatment option for heart disease

Gene coding error likely responsible for rare form of inherited 'short telomere' disease

Gene coding error likely responsible for rare form of inherited 'short telomere' disease

Research shows link between genetic mutation and flu-related heart complications

Research shows link between genetic mutation and flu-related heart complications

Researchers explore how talk therapy can help cystic fibrosis patients with mental health problems

Researchers explore how talk therapy can help cystic fibrosis patients with mental health problems

FDA approves first drug to treat patients with rare lung condition

FDA approves first drug to treat patients with rare lung condition

'Lab on a chip' technology may help find new treatments for NAFLD

'Lab on a chip' technology may help find new treatments for NAFLD

Lungs feed deadly bacteria in cystic fibrosis

Lungs feed deadly bacteria in cystic fibrosis

Computer simulations may guide precise treatment of patients with persistent atrial fibrillation

Computer simulations may guide precise treatment of patients with persistent atrial fibrillation

Wearable sensors decode dynamic sweat composition

Wearable sensors decode dynamic sweat composition

Scientists find a potent weapon against antibiotic resistance

Scientists find a potent weapon against antibiotic resistance

Powerful weapon discovered to fight antibiotic resistance in Staphylococcus aureus

Powerful weapon discovered to fight antibiotic resistance in Staphylococcus aureus

Human apolipoprotein E promotes hepatitis B virus infection

Human apolipoprotein E promotes hepatitis B virus infection

Three new early-career investigators join federally funded precision medicine initiative

Three new early-career investigators join federally funded precision medicine initiative

HistoIndex, ILBS launch Center of Excellence to enhance NASH diagnostics and clinical trials

HistoIndex, ILBS launch Center of Excellence to enhance NASH diagnostics and clinical trials

Simple, minimally-invasive tool to study  nasal airways of cystic fibrosis patients

Simple, minimally-invasive tool to study nasal airways of cystic fibrosis patients