Thursday, February 28, 2019
CF and the Gut Microbiome
Session Format

This session is for people who wish to learn more about how gut microorganisms, also referred to as the “gut microbiome,” are affected by cystic fibrosis, medications, and diet. Speakers will cover the basics about how the GI tract is affected by CF, the gut’s relationship to the lungs, and changes in gut bacteria. Learn more about current research, including effects of CFTR modulators and probiotics. Speakers will answer questions from the session’s community moderator, followed by a question and answer period with the audience.