New clues to cystic fibrosis ‘gender gap’

Posted by on September 19, 2016 6:15 pm
Categories: health

There is evidence that women with Cystic Fibrosis die on average two to three years earlier than do men with the devastating lung airway disease. A research team has come up with the first detailed molecular explanation for a factor that may contribute to the so-called cystic fibrosis (CF) “gender gap.”

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