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Topics and Expertise: cystic fibrosis

Rare cystic fibrosis mutations limit the benefits of targeted drugs

Mutations leading to cystic fibrosis in Latino patients may create treatment disparities, say School scientists

Yang study demonstrates simulator to study antibiotic dosing against biofilms

Nearly every human bacterial infection—including some of the most serious, life threatening, and costly to treat—can take the form of a biofilm, in which bacteria aggregate into structured communities that enclose themselves within a secreted slime.