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When Bad Tastes Good

Discovery of Taste Receptors in the Lungs Could Revolutionize Asthma Treatment

Health Overviews

The discovery of bitter taste receptors in the lungs could lead to more advanced treatment options for a variety of respiratory conditions, including asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and lung disease. To learn more about these conditions and others that may be impacted by the results of this study, please click on the links below.



Asthma


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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)


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Emphysema


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Lung Disease


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This page was last updated on: October 21, 2010.