News tagged with cystic fibrosis

Genetic patterns rise from huge yeast samples

Princeton University scientists have developed a new way to identify the hidden genetic material responsible for complex traits, a breakthrough they believe ultimately could lead to a deeper understanding of how multiple ...

dateApr 14, 2010 in Biotechnology
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Hospitals hunt substitutes as drug shortages rise

(AP) -- A growing shortage of medications for a host of illnesses - from cancer to cystic fibrosis to cardiac arrest - has hospitals scrambling for substitutes to avoid patient harm, and sometimes even delaying treatment.

dateMay 30, 2011 in Medications
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Computer program takes on protein puzzle

( -- All proteins self-assemble in a fraction of the blink of an eye, but it can take a long time to mimic the process. And there has been no guarantee of success, even with the most powerful computers - until ...

dateJul 06, 2010 in Biochemistry
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