RNA sequencing data from neutrophils of patients with cystic fibrosis reveals potential for developing biomarkers for pulmonary exacerbations.

Affiliation

Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Rheumatology Research, University at Buffalo, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Clinical and Translational Research Center, 875 Ellicott St, Buffalo, NY 14203, USA. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

There is no effective way to predict cystic fibrosis (CF) pulmonary exacerbations (CFPE) before they become symptomatic or to assess satisfactory treatment responses.

Keywords

Biomarkers,Cystic fibrosis,Neutrophils,RNA,Sequencing,Transcriptome,