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New therapeutic approach for advanced lung disease

01/15/2018

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COPD currently affects almost 12 percent of the world's population. The lung disease can be delayed but not stopped by current therapies. German researchers could now have achieved a breakthrough. In a recent study, they present a promising therapeutic approach.