iLocal News Archives


Caribbean News iBusiness iCommunity iHealth iLocal News iScience iTech iWorld News News Publisher's Choice

Rare mutations drive cystic fibrosis in Caribbean

By Nicholas Weiler From UCSF Health Cystic Fibrosis (CF) in Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic is dominated by unusual gene mutations not often observed in previously studied CF populations, according to comprehensive genome sequencing led by physician–scientists at UC…