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Attempts of facilitated DelF508-CFTR trafficking to the plasma membrane
Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an autosomal recessive disease caused by mutations of the CF transmembrane conductance regulator protein (CFTR), a cAMP-regulated chloride channel. One of the most common CFTR mutations is the deletion of phenylalanine in 508 position (DelF508-CFTR). This mutation induces small conformational change hence the CFTR trafficking is no more effective. The main idea is to find a molecule to facilitate the DelF508-CFTR trafficking to the plasma membrane.

Date Posted: 10/08/2011


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