Matrix metalloproteinase activation by free neutrophil elastase contributes to bronchiectasis progression in early cystic fibrosis
Luke W Garratt, Erika N Sutanto, Kak-Ming Ling, Kevin Looi, Thomas Iosifidis, Kelly M Martinovich, Nicole C Shaw, Elizabeth Kicic-Starcevich, Darryl A Knight, Sarath Ranganathan, Stephen M Stick, Anthony Kicic
European Respiratory Journal | EUROPEAN RESPIRATORY SOC JOURNALS LTD | Published : 2015
Awarded by Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC) (centre of research excellence)
Awarded by Cystic Fibrosis Australia
Funding for the AREST CF programme was obtained from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Therapeutics (SLY04A0, STICK09A0), the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC) (centre of research excellence #1000896) and project grant funding from the NHMRC and Cystic Fibrosis Australia (NHMRC 1043768). S.M. Stick is a NHMRC Practitioner Fellow. L.W. Garratt is funded by a PhD scholarship from the NHMRC and supplementary scholarships from the University of Western Australia and Cystic Fibrosis Western Australia. This research was presented in part at the Australasian Cystic Fibrosis Conference and the North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference with support from the University of Western Australia. Funding information for this article has been deposited with FundRef.