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New Therapy Gives Hope to Cystic Fibrosis Patients

Cystic fibrosis is one of the most common genetic disorders. It compromises a patient’s ability to breathe, digest food and ultimately leads to early death among the disease’s young patients. A Massachusetts biotech company this week announced a new combination therapy that could help people with the most common form of cystic fibrosis breathe easier. Cystic fibrosis is an inherited disease that causes sticky mucus to settle in the lungs and block the flow of air, causing life-threatening...

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