This Drug is the Best and Worst News for Cystic Fibrosis
This CF drug is good news for health... and also awful news financially.

This Drug is the Best and Worst News for Cystic Fibrosis

Not long ago, Vertex Pharmaceuticals scored a big one for their investors—the European Commission has approved the use of ORKAMBI® (lumacaftor/ivacaftor), for the treatment of cystic fibrosis. This breakthrough treatment will be used…

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The Best Revenge? Boy With CF Wins Iron Man’s Heart
A boy with Cystic Fibrosis (CF) gets a visit with Tony Stark.

The Best Revenge? Boy With CF Wins Iron Man’s Heart

Understanding of cystic fibrosis (CF) has, thankfully, come a long way from its earliest descriptions of children being “bewitched” or “hexed” because their sweat tasted of salt. And the life-expectancy of kids…

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