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Five-year study aims to improve health of patients with cystic fibrosis across their growing lifespan

Five-year study aims to improve health of patients with cystic fibrosis across their growing lifespan

Obesity, hypertension and smoking linked to lower vaccine-induced antibody production against SARS-CoV-2

Obesity, hypertension and smoking linked to lower vaccine-induced antibody production against SARS-CoV-2

SARS-CoV-2 does not directly infect the brain but can inflict neurological damage

SARS-CoV-2 does not directly infect the brain but can inflict neurological damage

Feline model of SARS-CoV-2 infection imitates COVID-19 in humans

Feline model of SARS-CoV-2 infection imitates COVID-19 in humans

High antibody and inflammatory mediator levels may predict severe COVID-19

High antibody and inflammatory mediator levels may predict severe COVID-19

New wireless implant can help measure oxygen levels deep inside the body

New wireless implant can help measure oxygen levels deep inside the body

Study points to the involvement of Interleukin 33 in immunity to Sars-CoV-2

Study points to the involvement of Interleukin 33 in immunity to Sars-CoV-2

Repurposing an anti-inflammatory drug can prevent lung disease in patients with systemic sclerosis

Repurposing an anti-inflammatory drug can prevent lung disease in patients with systemic sclerosis

Advanced technology provides a fine-grained picture of lung pathology in COVID-19

Advanced technology provides a fine-grained picture of lung pathology in COVID-19

UIC researchers report bias among doctors who review X-rays for coal miner's black lung claims

UIC researchers report bias among doctors who review X-rays for coal miner's black lung claims

Study highlights need to reduce subjectivity in black lung diagnoses among coal miners

Study highlights need to reduce subjectivity in black lung diagnoses among coal miners

Temple researchers receive CHEST Foundation grant to explore racial disparities in lung function

Temple researchers receive CHEST Foundation grant to explore racial disparities in lung function

Scientists develop new diagnostic procedure for pulmonary aspergillosis

Scientists develop new diagnostic procedure for pulmonary aspergillosis

Preemies have greater risk of death from chronic diseases in adulthood

Preemies have greater risk of death from chronic diseases in adulthood

Doctors found jet fuel in veteran’s lungs. He can’t get full benefits.

Doctors found jet fuel in veteran’s lungs. He can’t get full benefits.

New drug regimen is safe and effective in children with cystic fibrosis

New drug regimen is safe and effective in children with cystic fibrosis

New report calls for comprehensive smoke-free policies

New report calls for comprehensive smoke-free policies

Chimeric vaccines may provide universal protection against viruses like SARS-CoV-2

Chimeric vaccines may provide universal protection against viruses like SARS-CoV-2

Cognitive behavioral therapy can reduce dental anxiety in children

Cognitive behavioral therapy can reduce dental anxiety in children

Soluble ACE2 level correlates with COVID-19 outcomes

Soluble ACE2 level correlates with COVID-19 outcomes