Julien Cobert

Julien Cobert

Jan 07, 2015

Group 6 Copy 747
0
    Please wait...

    About This Project

    Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is a common deadly illness often seen in the intensive care unit. Macrophages, the first responders of our immune system, are always found in lungs of patients with ARDS. However, it is unclear if there is a subset of cells that act as the main propagators of the disease. I believe we can find a subset of these cells that when targeted, may help us stop or even reverse ARDS.
    Blast off!

    Browse Other Projects on Experiment

    Related Projects

    Should I stay or should I go? Connecting bird behavior during migration to fat stores and antioxidant capacity

    Thank you to our backers for $5600! We actually need up to $24000 - please keep donating! In the fall, most...

    Finding the ancestral roots of female orgasm

    Human females ovluate on a monthly cycle. Rabbits and many other mammals are physically induced ovulators. This...

    Backer Badge Funded

    A biology project funded by 61 people