CYSTIC FIBROSIS: EVENTS AND NEWS
O.I. Simonova (1, 2), Yu.V. Gorinova (1, 2), A.S. Ignatova (1, 2), E.A. Shestopalovа (2), M.A. Mukhina (2), O.V. Popova (2)
1) National Medical Research Center for Children’s Health, Moscow, Russia;
2) Moscow Neonatal Screening Center, Morozov CCCH, Moscow, Russia
The article discusses the latest scientific news in the field of cystic fibrosis, in particular, new molecules and drugs that are now in the active phase of research abroad, new diagnostic methods, the problems of modern targeted therapy in Russia, and the difficulties in introducing the method of nocturnal hyperalimentation in children. The need for an integrated approach to the therapy of cystic fibrosis is emphasized; its component positions are listed.
Keywords: cystic fibrosis, genetics, complex therapy, gastrostoma
About the Autors
Corresponding author: О.I. Simonova – MD, Prof., Head of the Department of Cystic Fibrosis, NMRC for Children’s Health, Moscow, Russia; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org