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

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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
Pages (from-to)13-21
Number of pages9
JournalJournal of Cystic Fibrosis
Volume18
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2019

Keywords

  • Cystic Fibrosis
  • Dysbiosis
  • Gut
  • Lung
  • Microbiome

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine

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