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    New treatment proposed for severe lung disease.

    New Treatment Proposed for Severe Lung Disease

    Results published in Science Signaling report two Cincinnati Children’s laboratories are developing a pharmacologic compound to treat life-threatening lung damage and breathing problems in people with severe infections like pneumonia, those undergoing certain cancer treatments and premature infants with underdeveloped, injury prone lungs.

    Researchers led by Vladimir Kalinichenko, MD, PhD, and Tanya Kalin, MD, PhD, are following up their current study with further development of the targeted small molecule they recently discovered.

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