barrier

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a solid structure that encloses an area or separates one area from another

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The abnormal composition of mucins will lead to the dysfunction of mucus barrier.
sup][25] performed a research to study the transport property of mucus barrier in Ednrb−/− mice.
These nanoparticles, Zeitlin said, could be an ideal means of delivering drugs to people with cystic fibrosis, a disease that kills children and adults by altering the mucus barriers in the lung and gut.
Our goal is to develop therapies that lead to improved clinical outcomes for patients by overcoming the challenges posed by mucus barriers.
The company is already advancing formulations that overcome mucus barriers leading to new approaches to treating a range of diseases with high unmet medical need.