cystic fibrosis allele 508 and asthma

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cystic fibrosis allele 508 and asthma

Post by kat23 » Tue Oct 04, 2005 2:39 am

It was thought that carriers of the cystic fibrosis allele F508 also gave them protection against asthma. However other research says theres another reason for this, does any one know what it is ?

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