2008 Press Releases

12/17/2008   Cystic Fibrosis Services Pharmacy Celebrates 20th Anniversary
11/13/2008   Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Establishes Landmark Patient Assistance Foundation
10/01/2008   Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Quality Improvement Initiative Selected as Model Program by Alliance for Pediatric Quality
08/26/2008   North Carolina and Nevada Step up Efforts to Screen Newborns for Cystic Fibrosis
07/16/2008   PTC Therapeutics Announces $25 Million Award from Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics for Development of PTC124
07/15/2008   House Passes Resolution to Recognize Cystic Fibrosis
07/11/2008   Five States Step Up Efforts to Screen Newborns for Cystic Fibrosis
07/09/2008   The Ocean Becomes a Pipeline to a Cure for Cystic Fibrosis
07/08/2008   FoldRx Technology Enables Discovery of Novel Therapeutic Approach for Treating Cystic Fibrosis
06/09/2008   CW’s 7th Heaven Actress Mackenzie Rosman to Visit Top CureFinders Fund-raising School for 2008
06/06/2008   Inspire Announces Achievement of Primary Endpoint in Phase 3 Trial with Denufosol for Cystic Fibrosis
06/02/2008   Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Hosts Quality Improvement Summit — Caregivers from 15 States and Canada Gather in Hartford for Intensive Learning
05/13/2008   Cystic Fibrosis Foundation President Rings Bell to Close New York Stock Exchange
04/29/2008   Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Commends U.S. Senate for Declaring May National Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month
04/24/2008   Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Lauds Congress for Passage of Small Business Innovation Research Program
04/07/2008   EPIX Pharmaceuticals Expands Collaboration with Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics
03/27/2008   Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Announces Positive Early Results for Phase 2 Clinical Trial of VX-770 – an Oral Compound to Treat CF
03/26/2008   GeneGo Rolls Out MetaMiner Cystic Fibrosis – The First Disease-Specific Software Platform to Advance Drug Discovery
03/20/2008   Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Receives Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator for Sound Fiscal Management
03/18/2008   Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Announces $5 Million Initiative to Enhance Care for Adult with CF -- as Lifespan Increases
02/13/2008   Inspire Initiates Second Phase 3 Cystic Fibrosis Trial
02/04/2008   PTC Therapeutics Announces Publication of Preclinical Data in PNAS
01/28/2008   Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Reports Upward Trend for Key Health Outcomes
01/23/2008   EPIX Pharmaceuticals Achieves $1.25 Million Milestone in Collaboration with Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics
01/17/2008   Montana Passes Newborn Screening Law for Cystic Fibrosis