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CF

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC.

Cf

1. On a bond transaction table, an abbreviation indicating that a bond has matured, but is still trading.

2. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Central African Republic. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Central African bank accounts.

3. ISO 3166-2 geocode for the Central African Republic. This is used as an international standard for shipping to the Central African Republic. The capital and each prefecture have their own codes with the prefix "CF." For example, the code for the Prefecture of Ouaka is ISO 3166-2:CF-UK.

cf

Used in bond transaction tables in newspapers to indicate that the certificate of a bond has matured but is still trading: VarCp 10s99cf.
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Cystic fibrosis is the most common genetic disorder in Belgium.
The report on the global liver fibrosis drug market provides qualitative and quantitative analysis for the period from 2017 to 2025.
Up to 25% of individuals with NAFLD progress to liver fibrosis and are at risk for cirrhosis, liver cancer, and death, according to the authors.
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A separate Phase 2 study (ATLAS) is investigating treatment with GS-9674, the investigational apoptosis signal-regulating kinase 1 (ASK-1) inhibitor selonsertib, and the investigational acetyl-CoA carboxylase inhibitor GS-0976 alone or in combination, in patients with advanced fibrosis due to NASH.
The generous donation will reportedly benefit the newly named Anton Yelchin Cystic Fibrosis Clinic at Keck Hospital of USC.
Currently, liver biopsy is the standard method to diagnose advanced fibrosis due to NASH.
Taking into account the requirement of multicenter studies to test biomarkers' performance, a study by Koksal and colleagues highlighted the diagnostic value of combined serum biomarkers for the assessment of hepatic fibrosis in this issue of the Turkish Journal of Gastroenterology.
The one reason for developing a treatment for pulmonary fibrosis is that it's difficult to mimic how the disease damages and scars lung tissue over time, often forcing scientists to employ a hodgepodge of time-consuming and costly techniques to assess the effectiveness of potential treatments.
The youngster, from Prestwich, has now written to Theresa May urging her to support a campaign to allow people with cystic fibrosis access to new medicines.
Around 20% to 30% Patient with chronic HCV infection have normal ALT level.3 It is a generally considered that Patients with normal ALT have lesser degree of inflammation and fibrosis and slower progression of disease as compared to cases with higher liver enzymes.4 Majority of the HCV carrier with normal ALT have normal to mild inflammation and fibrosis on liver biopsy while some studies have shown contradictory observations like so called "Healthy HCV Carrier" may have advanced fibrosis or even cirrhosis and Hepatocellular Carcinoma.5
The Cystic Fibrosis Trust claims Orkambi could treat around half the number of people with the condition in the UK, including up to 189 people in Wales who could benefit from the treatment now or in the future.