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Pappajohn Biomedical Institute

Seeking to understand the fundamentals of biology and disease and to extend our discoveries into real-life applications that improve human health

About the Institute

John and Mary Pappajohn Biomedical Discovery Building

From the PBI Director

The Pappajohn Biomedical Institute (PBI) is a scientific community seeking to understand the fundamentals of biology and disease and to extend our discoveries into real-life applications that improve human health.

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Gene therapy for cystic fibrosis lung disease

Two new studies from the PBI suggest that gene therapy may be a viable approach for treating or preventing lung disease caused by cystic fibrosis. (more)

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