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For CF lung infections, how well antibiotics work may be affected by pH, oxygen
September 26, 2018
This material is available primarily for archival purposes. Telephone numbers or other contact information may be out of date; please see current contact information at media contacts.,In a study publishing Sept. 26 in Science Advances, researchers at the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine and Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences report that tweaking factors in a cystic fibrosis (CF) lung model, such as pH balance and oxygen, helped eradicate pathogenic bacteria while minimizing risks of antibiotic resistance and overgrowth of other microorganisms. Full Story
University of California, San Diego
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