Category: Researcher Profiles
... in the context of asthma, COPD, cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis. My group has developed expertise an in-vitro cell culture model ... of airway inflammation in asthma, COPD, cystic fibrosis and bronchiectasis with a specific interest in determining different inflammatory ... but I am interested in extending this approach to COPD and bronchiectasis as well.
How host immunity influences responses and ...
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is the most common genetically-inherited life-shortening chronic illness affecting young Australians today. A baby is born with cystic fibrosis every four days (Source – Better Health Channel). It primarily affects the respiratory system with recurrent infections and the risk for lung damage long term, among other symptoms.
Category: News & Articles
... CF is around 38 years, with the respiratory failure due to bronchiectasis the leading cause of death.
Healthcare costs are high, with ...
... diseases such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and bronchiectasis.
Her study of neutrophilic inflammation naturally led ...