Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Cystic Fibrosis - Renewed Hopes Through Research

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Academic Editor

Dinesh Sriramulu

Shres Consultany

PublishedMarch 28th, 2012

Doi10.5772/1463

ISBN978-953-51-0287-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-6898-0

Copyright year2012

Number of pages564

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Table of Contents

Open access peer-reviewed  chapters

2. Radiological Features of Cystic Fibrosis

By Iara Maria Sequeiros and Nabil A. Jarad

6,975
3. The Cystic Fibrosis 'Gender Gap': Past Observations Present Understanding and Future Directions

By Sanjay H. Chotirmall, Catherine M. Greene, Brian J. Harvey and Noel G. McElvaney

2,514
4. Cystic Fibrosis and Infertility

By Maria do Carmo Pimentel Batitucci, Angela Maria Spagnol Perrone and Giselle Villa Flor Brunoro

2,572
5. The Genetics of CFTR: Genotype - Phenotype Relationship, Diagnostic Challenge and Therapeutic Implications

By Marco Lucarelli, Silvia Pierandrei, Sabina Maria Bruno and Roberto Strom

3,136
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9. Infection by Non Tuberculous Mycobacteria in Cystic Fibrosis

By María Santos, Ana Gil-Brusola and Pilar Morales

3,190
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12. Immune Dysfunction in Cystic Fibrosis

By Yaqin Xu and Stefan Worgall

3,018
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13. Channel Replacement Therapy for Cystic Fibrosis

By John M. Tomich, Urška Bukovnik, Jammie Layman and Bruce D. Schultz

2,463
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14. Improving Cell Surface Functional Expression of Delta F508 CFTR: A Quest for Therapeutic Targets

By Yifei Fan, Yeshavanth K. Banasavadi-Siddegowda and Xiaodong Wang

2,840
15. Fine Tuning of CFTR Traffic and Function by PDZ Scaffolding Proteins

By Florian Bossard, Emilie Silantieff and Chantal Gauthier

1,978
16. CFTR Gene Transfer and Tracking the CFTR Protein in the Airway Epithelium

By Gaëlle Gonzalez, Pierre Boulanger and Saw-See Hong

2,817
18. Pharmacological Potential of PDE5 Inhibitors for the Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis

By Bob Lubamba, Barbara Dhooghe, Sabrina Noël and Teresinha Leal

3,666
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19. Pharmacological Modulators of Sphingolipid Metabolism for the Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis Lung Inflammation

By M.C. Dechecchi, E. Nicolis, P. Mazzi, M. Paroni, F. Cioffi, A. Tamanini,V. Bezzerri, M. Tebon, I. Lampronti, S. Huang, L. Wiszniewski, M.T. Scupoli, A. Bragonzi, R. Gambari, G. Berton and G. Cabrini

2,162
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20. The Importance of Adherence and Compliance with Treatment in Cystic Fibrosis

By Rosa Patricia Arias-Llorente, Carlos Bousoño García and Juan J. Díaz Martín

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