Medical Illustration  /  A Breath of Fresh Air

A Breath of Fresh Air

Cystic fibrosis is a life-threatening genetic disorder without a cure. Recent insights into how cells regulate their environments have set the stage for new treatment discoveries. AXS created this medical illustration to show the CFTR membrane channel a a promising new drug discovery target for the treatment of cystic fibrosis.
Created for
Scientific American Magazine (July 2011)

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