The lung and gut microbiome: what has to be taken into consideration for cystic fibrosis?

Geneviève Héry-Arnaud, Sébastien Boutin, Leah Cuthbertson, Stuart J. Elborn, Michael M. Tunney

Abstract

The 15th European Cystic Fibrosis Society (ECFS) Basic Science pre-conference Symposium focused on the topic of the microbiome, asking the question "The lung and gut microbiome: what has to be considered for cystic fibrosis (CF)?" This review gives an overview of the main points raised during the symposium, which dealt with the technical considerations, pathophysiology and clinical implications of the microbiome in CF.
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Cystic Fibrosis
Issue number1
ISSN1569-1993
Publication statusPublished - 01.01.2019

Research Areas and Centers

  • Academic Focus: Center for Infection and Inflammation Research (ZIEL)

DFG Research Classification Scheme

  • 204-03 Medical Microbiology and Mycology, Hygiene, Molecular Infection Biology

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