• Anne Fitzpatrick awarded Emory URC/Georgia CTSA grant

    June 06, 2018

    Anne Fitzpatrick, PhD, APRN, CPNP and team recently were awarded an Emory University Research Council (URC) and Georgia CTSA Pilot Grant. Learn more about the grant and all winners here. Dr. Fitzpatrick shared the following about this exciting new project: …

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    Great Strides 2018

    May 23, 2018

    A number of CF-AIR members participated in Great Strides 2018 on May19. This walk raised $2.3 million dollars for cystic fibrosis. Thanks walkers!…

  • Josh Levy awarded 2 grants that will use the EMSC

    May 23, 2018

    Aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease (AERD) is a severe inflammatory syndrome with inadequate treatment options for the >2 million Americans affected by the disease. Physiologic shunting of arachidonic acid (AA) leads to uncontrolled airway inflammation, characterized by progressive nasal polyps, asthma…

  • Singh et al. article in Molecular Therapy

    May 22, 2018

    "Efficient In Vivo Liver-Directed Gene Editing Using CRISPR/Cas9." Singh K, Evens H, Nair N, Rincón MY, Sarcar S, Samara-Kuko E, Chuah MK, …

  • Cornforth et al. article in PNAS

    May 18, 2018

    "Pseudomonas aeruginosa transcriptome during human infection." Cornforth DM, Dees JL, Ibberson CB, Huse HK, Mathiesen IH, Kirketerp-Møller K, Wolcott RD, Rumbaugh KP, Bjarnsholt T, Whiteley M. …

  • Oliver receives Burroughs Wellcome Fund Collaborative Research Travel Grant

    May 18, 2018

    Kathryn Oliver, PhD, a postdoc in the Sorscher lab, recently received the competitive Burroughs Wellcome Fund Collaborative Research Travel Grant. She will visit Dr. Zoya Ignatova, at the University of Hamburg (Hamburg, Germany), to study practical and computational…

  • Journey to Independence Program Receives Funding from Boomer Esiason Foundation

    April 25, 2018

    Randy Hunt, MD, Brandi Middour-Oxler, DNP, and Shaina Blair, LCSW received a nice grant from the Boomer Esiason Foundation that is supporting the transition program. Specifically, the funding will support implementation of the CF transition program (Journey…

  • Bill Wuest “Bad Bugs” profile by GRA

    April 20, 2018

    As a Georgia Research Alliance Distinguished Ingestigator, Dr. Bill Wuest's work was recently profiled. See the full story here.…