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Asthma Diagnostic Detects Leaky Airways

A protein that’s supposed to be in the lungs ends up in the bloodstream

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Article via LabRoots

Both asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) are airway disorders associated with elevated, uncontrolled inflammation in respiratory tissues. Spikes in inflammation culminate in several chronic, sometimes life-threatening symptoms, including wheezing, coughing…

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River D'Almeida, Ph.D

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