New imaging technique shows effectiveness of Cystic Fibrosis drug

April 15, 2017 by Deidra Ashley Talissa Altes, MD, Chair of the Department of Radiology at the MU School of Medicine. Hyperpolarized helium MRI could aid in development of improved therapies for lung diseases According to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, more than 30,000 Americans are living with the disorder. It currently has no cure, though a