These newer technologies have the potential to limit the impact of poor or non-existent CFTR function, making a significant improvement to the daily life of those living with cystic fibrosis.
Treatment in the future could comprise a cocktail of different therapies (small molecules/gene therapy/other approaches) and other technologies.
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Cystic fibrosis, or CF, affects the lungs, digestive system and other organs, and there are around 10,500 people living with it in the UK.
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