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Articles by BioNews Staff

Can a CF Patient Conquer Mt. Everest? Nick Talbot Thinks So!

A 39 year-old man with Cystic Fibrosis is attempting to become the first person with the disease to climb Mount Everest. Nick Talbot hopes that his perilous attempt to scale the highest and most famous mountain in the world will help to raise awareness and funds for CF while encouraging those…

New X-Ray “Blueprint” of Pseudomonas Aeruginosa May Lead To New Cystic Fibrosis Therapies

Pseudomonas Aeruginosa is a complex, formidable bacterial infection that is notoriously difficult to treat, particularly in patients with lowered immune response and who have Cystic Fibrosis. While the bacteria’s mode of operation, which involves targeting and infecting damaged tissue, is relatively well understood, the method by which Pseudomonas Aeruginosa adapts to…