News tagged with cystic fibrosis

Bacteria 'launch a shield' to resist attack

Bacteria that cause chronic lung infections can communicate with each other to form a deadly shield against the body's natural defenses. Studying these interactions could lead to new ways of treating bacteria that are resistant ...

dateNov 02, 2009 in Cell & Microbiology
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Opinions about prenatal screening invisible

What pregnant women think about routine ultrasound tests for fetal abnormalities is largely ignored by the health profession says a Victoria University graduate who has completed some of New Zealand's only research into prenatal ...

dateDec 14, 2010 in Health
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