Janet Stewart is a life sciences writer and editor, who completed both PhD course work and oral examinations in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at McGill University, and holds an M.Sc. in Virology and Immunology.
ResApp‘s smartphone app, called ResAppDx, diagnoses a wide range of respiratory illnesses accurately by using cough sounds, the company reported. The app is successful in diagnosing both chronic obstructive pulmonary ... Read more
AstraZeneca’s Bevespi Aerosphere was shown to improve lung function in patients with moderate- to very severe-chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), in the latest PINNACLE 4 clinical trial. The promising results ... Read more
Synairgen is moving from the treatment of respiratory viral infections in patients with asthma to those with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) with its inhaled interferon beta investigative therapy SNG001. The pharmaceutical ... Read more
People with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and bronchiectasis (BE) have more bacterial lung infections, and infections that last longer, than COPD patients without bronchiectasis, a study indicates. Thee findings may ... Read more