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Better understanding cystic fibrosis

​​Researchers at the ​Chemistry and Biology of Metals laboratory demonstrate for the first time the contribution of GTP in the degradation of CFTR-delF508, a misfolded form of CFTR transmembrane protein whose dysfunction is responsible for cystic fibrosis. These researchers have biochemically characterize this new degradation pathway and the protein potentially involved.​

Published on 20 February 2009


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