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Cystic Fibrosis: From Gene Discovery to Basic Biology to Precision Medicines

Cystic Fibrosis: From Gene Discovery to Basic Biology to Precision Medicines

I think the festive atmosphere is telling. This is truly a– it’s truly an afternoon of celebration. It’s going to be– it’s going to be a great afternoon, because we’re celebrating– we’re celebrating the promise of science and medicine, a series of discoveries made by five relentlessly passionate, brilliant individuals, who have together changed the …

Re-Excision of a Cyst on the Lower Back

Re-Excision of a Cyst on the Lower Back

Room For Rent & Share Available Worldwide This was a cyst that I removed before, actually. We did videotape it… …but it came back! And I actually… …almost didn’t believe that I… …I remember doing but I don’t see the scar line. It was right in the middle. We took it out of this there, …

Two Mighty Pilar Cysts!

Two Mighty Pilar Cysts!

Make sure we are never hurting you okay? okay. Make sure we’re not hurting you again, okay? Last time she had the double That was kind of a cute one like a little twin-sie Same sort of thing I’m going to kind of just be pulling on you to loosen this area up here Let’s …

Another scalp with Three Pilar Cysts

Another scalp with Three Pilar Cysts

I’ll give you the measurements later, sweetie. Patient: OK It’s too much trouble to do all three of them like that. I am going to ask you to do one more thing.. because I gotta put a sterile drape under your pillow, so lift your head up for a moment and then you can lean …

Taking on Cystic Fibrosis: A Student Story

Taking on Cystic Fibrosis: A Student Story

I’m Sam Neff, I’m a student at Dartmouth College, Class of 2021, and I have Cystic Fibrosis. Cystic Fibrosis is a genetic disease, and there’s a defective protein. Usually, in the normal lung, there’s finger-like projections, and they whisk away debris and bacteria. But because the CF lung is so clogged up with mucus, this …