Could the Discovery of an Iron Metabolism-associated Gene Lead to New P. aeruginosa Treatments?

admin avatar

by admin |

Share this article:

Share article via email

news_2-22

A new study identified a genetic element that codifies a novel iron acquisition system that plays a previously undiscovered role in P. aeruginosa airway infection during cystic fibrosis (CF). The discovery could aid in improving prevention and treatment of P. aeruginosa in CF patients.

Learn more about it here: http://bit.ly/1Xf6esp


Featured Column

Don’t Overlook Emotional Wellness When Dealing With Chronic Illness

A banner for Lara's column, depicting a car on a road trip winding through a forest.
Living with a chronic illness can affect emotional wellness, writes columnist Lara Govendo, who offers up some ideas for managing both.

Read the Column


Your CF Community


Visit the Cystic Fibrosis News Today forums to connect with others in the CF community.