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About the CF Foundation | Advocacy CF Foundation Announces New National Advocacy Chairs

Marissa Benchea and Jeremy and Rachel Olimb to lead the Foundation’s volunteer advocacy base into a new chapter of CF

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About the CF Foundation | Our Research Approach CF Foundation Exceeds Initial $100M Infection Research Initiative Funding

This milestone was reached nearly two years ahead of the initiative’s five-year commitment. However, the Foundation aims to continue to support infection research at the same pace as it has in the past three years.

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About the CF Foundation | Clinical Trials | Our Research Approach Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Awards Up to $3.5M to Arrevus Inc. to Develop Treatment for Pulmonary Exacerbations

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation awarded up to $3.5 million to Arrevus Inc. to test a potential treatment for pulmonary exacerbations in people with cystic fibrosis in a late phase clinical trial.

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About the CF Foundation | Clinical Trials | Our Research Approach CF Foundation Awards Up to $4.7M to EnBiotix Inc. to Develop Inhaled Antibiotic to Treat Pseudomonas

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation awarded up to $4.7 million to EnBiotix Inc. to study the potential use of inhaled colistin as an additional option to treat Pseudomonas infections in people with cystic fibrosis who are not responding to current treatments.

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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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About the CF Foundation | Our Research Approach CF Foundation Launches New Collaboration to Overcome Challenges to Developing Genetic Therapies for CF

Today, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation announced a collaboration with Deep Science Ventures to accelerate treatments that address the underlying cause of CF for every person with the disease. The collaboration will focus on uncovering and designing new technologies to address key scientific challenges on the Path to a Cure.

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Research | About the CF Foundation | Our Research Approach CF Foundation Funds Three New Research Awards to Advance its Path to a Cure Initiative

New funding awards include up to $2.6M to Eloxx Pharmaceuticals to identify potential therapies for CF nonsense mutations

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Research | About the CF Foundation | Our Research Approach CF Foundation Invests Up to $8.4M in SpliSense for the Development of Potential Rare Mutation Therapy

Today, the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation announced that it will invest up to $8.4 million in SpliSense's Series B funding round to develop an antisense oligonucleotide therapy for people with cystic fibrosis who have splicing mutations and potentially other rare mutations.

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Advocacy | About the CF Foundation CF Foundation Responds to NIH Call for Information on Diversity and Inclusion

The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation recently submitted comments to the National Institutes of Health on improving racial equity, diversity, and inclusion in the biomedical research workforce.

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