Aisha Abdullah received a B.S. in biology from the University of Houston and a Ph.D. in neuroscience from Weill Cornell Medical College, where she studied the role of microRNA in embryonic and early postnatal brain development. Since finishing graduate school, she has worked as a science communicator making science accessible to broad audiences.
In patients successfully treated for pulmonary disease caused by nontuberculous mycobacteria, CT scans at treatment’s end can accurately predict infection recurrence, a study found. Specifically, CT scores for bronchiectasis and lung ... Read more
A global Phase 3 clinical trial of brensocatib in people with non-cystic fibrosis (CF) bronchiectasis is expected to launch by the end of this year, according to the treatment’s developer Insmed. ... Read more
People with non-cystic fibrosis (CF) bronchiectasis are at an increased risk for anxiety and depression, and this risk is associated with a higher rate of exacerbations (when symptoms suddenly worsen) ... Read more