Bone complications possible with genetic reasonsDr Christina Haston, a researcher of the McGill University Health Centre research Institute, has remarked that genetic reasons are to be attributed as the cause behind bone complications accompanying cystic fibrosis.

The research article was published in the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine and the study was funded by the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Canadian Institutes for Health Research, Valorisation Recherche Quebec, and the Fonds de la Recherche en Santé du Québec.

It was disclosed by this study that fragility of the bone can be attributed to genetics; this finding is expected to have critical implications for altering therapeutic practices.