Personalized Drug Therapy in Cystic Fibrosis: From Fiction to Reality.

  title={Personalized Drug Therapy in Cystic Fibrosis: From Fiction to Reality.},
  author={Fernando Augusto de Lima Marson and Carmen S{\'i}lvia Bertuzzo and Jos{\'e} Dirceu Ribeiro},
  journal={Current drug targets},
  volume={16 9},
Personalized drug therapy for cystic fibrosis (CF) is a long-term dream for CF patients, caregivers, physicians and researchers. After years of study, the fiction of personalized treatment has turned to hope. Basic information about CFTR mutations classes and new treatments is needed if we are to deal properly with the new CF era. The problems involved in this issue, however, should be evaluated with greater care and attention. VX-770 is a new drug available to treat CF patients with some class… CONTINUE READING