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Researchers Discover Increased Presence of Medicine Blocking PP5 Protein in Asthma Patients

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(UNIVERSITY OF LEICESTER) According to a recent University of Leicester press release, ‘The study demonstrated for the first time that a protein called PP5 was significantly upregulated in the lungs of severe asthmatic patients compared to healthy controls. We are extremely excited by this paradigm shift observation.’ – Dr Yassine Amrani, University of Leicester

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COPD NEWS: No Benefit Reported for Supplemental Oxygen Treatment in COPD Patients with Moderately Low Blood Oxygen Levels

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(HopkinsMedicine / EurekAlert) According to a recent Hopkins Medicine press release, a study published in the New England Journal of Medicine among people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) concludes that long-term supplemental oxygen treatment results in little or no change in time to death, time to first hospitalizations or significant quality of life improvements for those […]

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High Indoor Temperatures May Negatively Affect COPD Symptoms

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(News Medical Life Sciences) According to a recent study and article published in News Medical Life Sciences, high indoor temperatures appear to negatively impact symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease).