Genetic variants associated with bronchodilator responsiveness

A new study from Brigham and Womens Hospital BWH reveals several new gene variants that are associated with how people living with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease COPD respond to inhaled bronchodilators. COPD is a progressive breathing disorder that limits airflow in the lungs. Bronchodilators are medicines used to alleviate respiratory disorder symptoms. The abstract forContinue reading “Genetic variants associated with bronchodilator responsiveness”