TITLE

The Path of Discovery in Understanding the Biology of Cystic Fibrosis and Approaches to Therapy

AUTHOR(S)
Welsh, Michael J.
PUB. DATE
August 1994
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Aug1994 Supplement, Vol. 89 Issue 8, pS97
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the path of discovery in understanding the biology of cystic fibrosis (CF) and approaches to therapy. Description of the physiological defect in CF epithelia; Identification of gene and mutations that encodes CF transmembrane conductance regulator; Discussion on how mutations case dysfunction of the gene product.
ACCESSION #
16092825

 

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