Fifteen-year follow-up of pulmonary function in individuals heterozygous for the cystic fibrosis phenylalanine-508 deletion

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In a cross-sectional study, we previously showed that cystic fibrosis phenylalanine-508 deletion (DeltaF508) heterozygosity may be overrepresented among individuals with asthma.
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Issue number5
Pages (from-to)818-23
Number of pages6
Publication statusPublished - May 2001

    Research areas

  • Adult, Aged, Asthma, Codon, Cystic Fibrosis, Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator, DNA Mutational Analysis, Denmark, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Forced Expiratory Volume, Gene Frequency, Genetic Predisposition to Disease, Heterozygote, Humans, Lung Diseases, Obstructive, Male, Middle Aged, Odds Ratio, Polymerase Chain Reaction, Respiratory Function Tests, Risk Factors, Sequence Deletion, Smoking, Vital Capacity

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