Cystic Fibrosis

Improving quality of life for CF patients

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From birth Cystic Fibrosis dramatically impacts day-to-day life with ongoing, debilitating complications that can lead to death. Our researchers are working to help patients not only live longer but to live BETTER lives.

Improving the quality of life for Cystic Fibrosis patients

Tiffany Jong

Medications that Cystic Fibrosis patients rely on to stay healthy can have other side effects; Tiffany is looking at optimising the dosage of antibiotic medication to give CF patients the best possible quality of life.

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How a simple cough lead to world-class treatment for CF

Twenty years ago, Prof Scott Bell and the team set out to find the answer to a small question: how far could bacteria in a cough travel? Fast forward to 2017, and they've revolutionised CF patient care.

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Reducing the strain by helping regional CF patients be treated locally

George Tze Ping Tay

Dr George Tay hopes to reduce the burden on regional Cystic Fibrosis patients and their families by helping them to be treated locally using new online technologies.

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