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Fibrosis is the growth of fibrous tissue.
Are overactive immune cells causing COVID-19-related deaths?

Are overactive immune cells causing COVID-19-related deaths?

COPD lungs inundated by abnormal stem cells, research finds

COPD lungs inundated by abnormal stem cells, research finds

Cost of ‘repurposing’ existing drugs to treat COVID-19

Cost of ‘repurposing’ existing drugs to treat COVID-19

Hypertensive patients on ACE inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers may have improved COVID-19 prognosis

Hypertensive patients on ACE inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers may have improved COVID-19 prognosis

Noninvasive PEMF to treat men suffering from benign prostatic hyperplasia

Noninvasive PEMF to treat men suffering from benign prostatic hyperplasia

What does recovery from COVID-19 look like? It depends. A pulmonologist explains.

What does recovery from COVID-19 look like? It depends. A pulmonologist explains.

Researchers identify new biomarker to track the development of NAFLD

Researchers identify new biomarker to track the development of NAFLD

COVID-19: What the illness looks like

COVID-19: What the illness looks like

Antihypertensive drugs may protect against COVID-19 in heart patients

Antihypertensive drugs may protect against COVID-19 in heart patients

Combination of exercise and cell-aging drug could help people with chronic inflammatory myopathy

Combination of exercise and cell-aging drug could help people with chronic inflammatory myopathy

Gastric bypass may be the best surgical option in patients with NAFLD

Gastric bypass may be the best surgical option in patients with NAFLD

Temple researchers reverse muscle fibrosis associated with overuse injury in animals

Temple researchers reverse muscle fibrosis associated with overuse injury in animals

'Living drug factories' could be used to achieve long-term treatment of chronic diseases

'Living drug factories' could be used to achieve long-term treatment of chronic diseases

Model that sheds light on severe Duchenne muscular dystrophy could pave the way for new therapies

Model that sheds light on severe Duchenne muscular dystrophy could pave the way for new therapies

What happens when COVID-19 and cardiovascular diseases mix?

What happens when COVID-19 and cardiovascular diseases mix?

Study: Bacterial protein fragment instigates lung tissue death in pulmonary fibrosis

Study: Bacterial protein fragment instigates lung tissue death in pulmonary fibrosis

High iron levels in lung increase severity of asthma

High iron levels in lung increase severity of asthma

Study reveals spatial patterns of alcohol‐related mortality in post-Soviet countries

Study reveals spatial patterns of alcohol‐related mortality in post-Soviet countries

Liver fibrosis associated with one type of heart failure, regardless of HIV or hepatitis C status

Liver fibrosis associated with one type of heart failure, regardless of HIV or hepatitis C status

Tuberculosis bacteria facilitate their spread by producing a molecule that triggers cough

Tuberculosis bacteria facilitate their spread by producing a molecule that triggers cough