How mucus protein contributes to worsening COPD, asthma and lung conditionsDiseases, Conditions, Syndromes News

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Mucus is an essential protective layer of gel-like liquid composed largely of proteins called mucins throughout our airways. One of them, called MUC5B, is crucial for the innate defense against…

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Poorly circulated room air raises potential exposure to contaminants by up to 6 timesDiseases, Conditions, Syndromes News

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Having good room ventilation to dilute and disperse indoor air pollutants has long been recognized, and with the COVID-19 pandemic its importance has become all the more heightened. But new…

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