Cystic Fibrosis

Sniffer dogs can detect CF pseudomonas infections

Sniffer dogs are able to detect the presence of Pseudomonas aeruginosa at very low levels, opening up the possibility for their use in screening and early antibiotic treatment to prevent lung colonisation in cystic fibrosis patients, UK researchers say. In laboratory experiments carried out at Imperial College, London Bio Detection dogs trained by the charity ...

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