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Seattle Children’s awarded $9.8 million to beat lung infections

November 19, 2013

http://blog.seattlepi.com/bigscience/2013/11/18/seattle-childrens-awarded-9-8-million-to-beat-lung-infections/

 

Source - Seattle P-I


In a clinical trial spanning 45 sites across the country, researchers at Seattle Children’s will tackle one of the hard-to-beat complications that strikes the lungs of cystic fibrosis patients and others. The culprit is a bacterium that once it gets started growing in damaged lungs of CF patients, or others with severe burns or immunodeficiencies, it keeps coming back and causing trouble.

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