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Infections CF Foundation Invests $3.5 Million in Pulmocide for Development of Novel Antifungal Treatment for Lung Transplant Recipients

The treatment has the potential to prevent Aspergillus fungal infections in people who have had a lung transplant.

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Research Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Strikes First-of-Its-Kind Deal With Pioneering Medicines, a Flagship Pioneering Initiative

Foundation to fund up to $110 million for collaboration to accelerate the development of genetic therapies for CF

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Research | About the CF Foundation | Our Research Approach CF Foundation Awards Contract to Life Edit Therapeutics to Explore Gene Editing Technology in CF

Today, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation announced that it has awarded up to $400,000 to Life Edit Therapeutics Inc. to explore the application of their unique gene editing technology in CF.

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Research | About the CF Foundation CF Foundation Commits up to $14 Million in Funding to Expand Research Agreement With Synspira Therapeutics

New funding will support clinical development of two novel therapies to address complications of cystic fibrosis

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) | Our Research Approach First Global Study of COVID-19 in Children With Cystic Fibrosis Reports Reassuring Outcomes

The Cystic Fibrosis Registry Global Harmonization Group, including the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, published findings from the first global study on the impact of COVID-19 on children with cystic fibrosis in the Journal of Cystic Fibrosis.

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) CF Foundation Strongly Urges Universal Masking in Schools

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation supports universal masking in school to protect people with CF and other health conditions against COVID-19.

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Our Research Approach | Patient Registry | Research CF Foundation Launches Lung Transplant Biorepository and Patient Registry

The Cystic Fibrosis Lung Transplant Consortium Biorepository and Patient Registry, in collaboration with Cleveland Clinic, will provide critical clinical data and samples to support future research investigating complications of lung transplant.

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Get Involved | About the CF Foundation CF Foundation Announces 2021 Impact Grant Recipients

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation announced the recipients of its sixth annual Impact Grants.

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About the CF Foundation Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Announces Changes on Board of Trustees

Foundation welcomes new members to advance its mission

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