Lung Disease

The origin of airway mucous

August 1, 2013

HSCI investigators have determined which of the three types of airway cells are primarily responsible for excess mucous production in pulmonary diseases such as asthma, cystic fibrosis, and bronchitis, hastening the day when it may be possible to develop treatments.

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