AIT initiates Phase II clinical trial of NOxCureCF for patients with cystic fibrosis

Advanced Inhalation Therapies (AIT Ltd.), an Israeli drug development company, announced today that it has begun enrollment in Israel for a multicenter, open label, Phase II clinical trial of Continue reading AIT initiates Phase II clinical trial of NOxCureCF for patients with cystic fibrosis

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated : Patent Issued for Modulators of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator

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By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Diabetes Week — A patent by the inventors Yang, Xiaoqing (San Diego, CA); Hadida Ruah, Sara Sabina (La Jolla, CA); Grootenhuis, Peter Diederik Jan (San Diego, CA); Continue reading Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated : Patent Issued for Modulators of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator

Connect, Share, Inform, Unite. Live event: (Sex), Drugs & Rock’n’Roll

The transition years – adherence and living independently with CF
In the first of two linked live events, Dr Alistair Duff (Consultant Clinical Psychologist at St James’ Hospital, Leeds) chairs an event that will discuss the big challenges of growing up with CF – taking Continue reading Connect, Share, Inform, Unite. Live event: (Sex), Drugs & Rock’n’Roll

MRSA trial now recruiting patients

A new phase II trial is currently recruiting cystic fibrosis (CF) patients with persistent methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) lung infection to determine the effectiveness, safety, and pharmacokinetics of a new investigational inhalable powder formulation of vancomycin called Continue reading MRSA trial now recruiting patients

Traveling with Medications: Using the Spirologics Back Pack

n this CF Wind Sprint, Jerry Cahill addresses a topic brought to him by Facebook friend, Jason, about traveling with medication. Recently, Jerry began using a special backpack that provides ample space for meds, separate compartments in various sizes, space for an ice pack, and even room for a Continue reading Traveling with Medications: Using the Spirologics Back Pack

Novel Therapy Against Cystic Fibrosis Discovered by Researchers

A new study led by Dr Gergely Lukacs, from the  Physiology Department at McGill University, in Canada, reveals new information  about the disease known as cystic fibrosis. Cystic fibrosis (CF), also known as  mucoviscidosis, is a life threatening disease that severely affects the  digestive system and the lungs. Continue reading Novel Therapy Against Cystic Fibrosis Discovered by Researchers