WELCOME TO SACFA

Cystic Fibrosis (CF), is an inherited genetic disease that affects a number of organs in the body, primarily the lungs and pancreas by clogging them with thick and sticky mucus.

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05 Nov 2019

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17 Nov 2019

MYSCHOOL

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EVENTS & NEWS

05 NOVEMBER 2019

Join us for a round of golf at the Randpark golf club!! Register today

 

17 NOV 2019

 

 

Join our CF Team for the Discovery 947 Cycle Challenge!! Register today

Armata Announces New Treatment Candidate for P. Aeruginosa Infections in CF Patients

 Growing evidence suggests that using bacteriophages (also known as phages) — viruses that specifically infect and kill bacteria — may be a viable option to fight bacterial infections that are difficult to treat, particularly those resistant to multiple antibiotics. P. aeruginosa is the primary bacterial agent to cause chronic lung infections in CF patients Read more

REGISTRY PROJECT

Health professionals are teaming up with the SA cystic Fibrosis Association (SACFA) to establish a registry (or database) of people living with CF in SA. Please ask your doctor or CF clinic at your next checkup about how to sign up to the CF registry if you wish to participate. For more information click here

HELPFUL DOWNLOADS

Finding Out

 

A guide for parents and care-givers of children newly diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis

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The South African Cystic Fibrosis Consensus Document – Fifth Edition

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