Malika Ammam received her MS degree from the University of Pierre et Marie CURIE in July 2002 and her PhD from the University of Paris Sud XI, France in September 2005. From 2006 to 2007, she worked as a research fellow at the University of Kansas in collaboration with Pinnacle Technology Inc. (USA). From 2007 to 2010, she was a research associate at KU Leuven, Belgium. From 2010 to 2012, she worked at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology in collaboration with Alcohol Countermeasure Systems Corporation, Canada. She held a prestigious Rosalind Franklin fellowship and resigned in 2015. Now, she is a freelancer.
The cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR), a key protein that is defective in people with cystic fibrosis, is abundant in the gastrointestinal tract of people and may be a reason ... Read more
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics (CFFT) recently awarded Laurent Pharmaceuticals a Therapeutics Development Award, valued to up to $3 million, to support a Phase 2 clinical trial evaluating the company’s drug candidate, LAU-7b, ... Read more
Alcresta Therapeutics recently launched the commercialization of the digestive enzyme cartridge Relizorb to help patients unable of breaking down fats, particularly adults with cystic fibrosis (CF) who depend on enteral nutrition. ... Read more
Collaborative research between Eindhoven University of Technology (Netherlands), McGill University (Canada), and the University of Duisburg-Essen (Germany) has identified a promising approach that could lead to the development of an efficient ... Read more
A review study suggests that positive expiratory pressure (PEP) devices are more effective than other airway clearance approaches in reducing pulmonary exacerbations in patients with cystic fibrosis (CF), but of similar effectiveness in other measures, like ... Read more
Quest Diagnostics recently announced findings from several research projects detailing the clinical value of genetic tests to help predict or detect diseases. Data from the studies, which are being presented at the ... Read more