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Protein Involved in Cystic Fibrosis Also Plays Role in Emphysema, Chronic Lung Disease - 12/29/2010

Protein Involved in Cystic Fibrosis Also Plays Role in Emphysema, Chronic Lung Disease

Release Date: December 29, 2010

A team of Johns Hopkins Children’s Center researchers has discovered that a protein involved in cystic fibrosis (CF) also regulates inflammation and cell death in emphysema and may be responsible for other chronic lung diseases.

For additional information:
http://www.hopkinschildrens.org/cf-protein-plays-role-in-other-chronic-lung-diseases.aspx

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