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Cystic fibrosis in the 21st century

Author: Andrew Bush
Publisher: Basel ; New York : Karger, 2006.
Series: Progress in respiratory research, v. 34.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Bush
ISBN: 3805579608 9783805579605
OCLC Number: 1127817738
Description: ix, 329 pages : illustrations ; 32 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1. The CFTR gene : structure, mutations and specific therapeutic approaches / M. Nissim-Rafinia, L. Linde and B. Kerem --
Ch. 2. Exquisite and multilevel regulation of CFTR expression / A. E. O. Trezise --
Ch. 3. Intracellular processing of CFTR / H. Barriere and G. L. Lukacs --
Ch. 4. Structure of the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator / F. L. L. Stratford and C. E. Bear --
Ch. 5. Function of CFTR protein : ion transport / J.-H. Chen, Z. Cai, H. Li and D. N. Sheppard --
Ch. 6. Cystic fibrosis : function of CFTR protein : regulatory functions / R. D. Coakley and M. J. Stutts --
Ch. 7. Function of CFTR protein : developmental role / D. Gill and J. E. Larson --
Ch. 8. Genotype-phenotype correlations in cystic fibrosis / R. Dorfman and J. Zielenski --
Ch. 9. Diagnosis of cystic fibrosis, CFTR-related disease and screening / B. A. Karczeski and G. R. Cutting --
Ch. 10. CF modifier genes / U. Griesenbach, E. W. F. W. Alton and J. C. Davies --
Ch. 11. Animal models / J. R. Dorin --
Ch. 12. In vitro/ex vivo fluorescence assays of CFTR chloride channel function / A. S. Verkman and L. J. V. Galietta --
Ch. 13. In vivo measurement of airway potential difference to assess CFTR function in man / P. Middleton and E. W. F. W. Alton --
Ch. 14. Arrays and proteomics / V. C. Ogilvie and G. MacGregor --
Ch. 15. Pathogenesis of pulmonary disease in cystic fibrosis / M. Mall and R. C. Boucher --
Ch. 16. Infection versus inflammation / A. G. Ziady and P. B. Davis --
Ch. 17. Pseudomonas aeruginosa : clinical research / D. Armstrong --
Ch. 18. Pseudomonas aeruginosa : basic research / F. W. Scott and T. L. Pitt --
Ch. 19. Other gram-negative organisms : Burkholderia cepacia complex and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia / J. R. W. Govan --
Ch. 20. Staphylococcus aureus and MRSA / S. Conway and M. Denton --
Ch. 21. Nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease in patients with cystic fibrosis / D. E. Griffith --
Ch. 22. Respiratory fungal infections and allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis / C. Que and D. Geddes --
Ch. 23. Advanced disease management and advances in transplant medicine / M. R. Carby and M. E. Hodson --
Ch. 24. Current and novel antimicrobial approaches / J. C. Davies --
Ch. 25. Anti-inflammatory agents : a clinical perspective / T. N. Hilliard and I. M. Balfour-Lynn --
Ch. 26. Recent advances in infant and pre-school lung function / S. Ranganathan --
Ch. 27. Recent advances in imaging / A. Oikonomou and D. M. Hansell --
Ch. 28. New pharmacological approaches for treatment of cystic fibrosis / R. C. Rubenstein --
Ch. 29. Gene and stem cell therapy / A. C. Boyd --
Ch. 30. Gut disease : clinical manifestations, pathophysiology, current and new treatments / C. J. Taylor and J. Hardcastle --
Ch. 31. Pancreatic involvement : clinical manifestations, pathophysiology and new treatments / K. J. Lindley --
Ch. 32. Cystic fibrosis : liver disease / D. Westaby --
Ch. 33. Fertility, contraception, incontinence and pregnancy / J. G. Thorpe-Beeston --
Ch. 34. Arthritis, vasculitis and bone disease / S. Elkin --
Ch. 35. Diabetes in cystic fibrosis / N. Bridges and K. Spowart --
Ch. 36. Challenges for nurses / S. Madge --
Ch. 37. Dietetics / S. Wolfe and A. Morton --
Ch. 38. Physiotherapy / J. A. Pryor, E. Main, P. Agent and J. M. Bradley --
Ch. 39. Psychological interventions / M. Bryon --
Ch. 40. The future / A. Bush, U. Griesenbach, J. C. Davies, E. W. F. W. Alton and A. Jaffe.
Series Title: Progress in respiratory research, v. 34.
Other Titles: Cystic fibrosis in the twenty-first century
Responsibility: volume editors, Andrew Bush [and others].


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