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Current Issue: September 2018

Calcium Imbalance in Immune Cells of Patients With Cystic Fibrosis Weakens Ability to Kill Bacteria

Restoration of calcium balance restores antimicrobial activity, providing a potential target for new therapies In people with cystic fibrosis (CF), a defect that makes their lungs susceptible to infection also appears to weaken the most common immune cell’s ability to defend the lungs,

Recent Publications

Winter SS, Dunsmore KP, Devidas M, Wood BL, Esiashvili N, Chen Z, Eisenberg N, Briegel N, Hayashi RJ, Gastier-Foster JM, Carroll AJ, Heerema NA, Asselin BL, Gaynon PS, Borowitz MJ, Loh ML, Rabin KR, Raetz EA, Zweidler-Mckay PA, Winick NJ, Carroll WL, Hunger SP.