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The Impact of Gut Dysbiosis on Lung Inflammation in Cystic Fibrosis

Gastroenterology-Liver
Immunology-Inflammation
Basic research United Kingdom Dr. Daniel Peckham
Status: Ongoing
Abstract:

Investigate exactly how levels of short chain fatty acids and antibiotics affect the bacteria in the gut of people with CF, and if this has any effect on inflammation in the lungs, as well as looking at options for amending the diet of people with CF to help return the range of gut bacteria present to a healthy balance.

UK CF Trust Grant Code: Strategic Research Centre 012

Institute: University of Leeds
City: Leeds (England)
Project amount (€): 855.000,6954

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