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Eric J Sorscher, MD

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Professor
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy/Immunology, Cystic Fibrosis & Sleep
Emory University

Hertz Endowed Professorship
Georgia Research Alliance Eminent Scholar

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OFFICE:
HSRB 280E
1760 Haygood Drive
Atlanta, GA,

PubMed

Research

Dr. Sorscher has maintained a research focus on cystic fibrosis (CF) related science and clinical intervention for more than 20 years. He has contributed to studies of cellular and molecular biology describing aminoglycoside suppression of CFTR truncation alleles, clinical significance of mild CFTR mutations and the bioelectric phenotype, acquired loss of CFTR function in vivo, and mechanisms underlying activation of CFTR by potentiator and corrector compounds. He has participated in recent advances with regard to CF molecular pathogenesis and emerging experimental therapeutics.

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