Cystic fibrosis is an autosomal recessive disease that affects the respiratory system, pancreas, hepatobiliary tract, sinuses and intestine. Abnormal transport of chloride, sodium and bicarbonate across the cell membrane is the mainstay of pathology leading to tenacious viscous body secretions. Patients present with pulmonary infections, sinusitis, pancreatitis, infetility and intestinal obstruction.
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well covered talk! The talk may have been recorded before the development of new target agents for CF but this may be beyond the scope of step 2
very good , clearly and important information . I enjoyed the Lecture thanks prof.