Sheffield University research finds treatment for lung disease

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NEW research conducted by Sheffield University has discovered a treatment that could benefit patients suffering from a fatal lung disease.

For the first time, scientists have discovered a treatment for fatal lung disease pulmonary arterial hypertension, PAH, and found the condition was reversible in mice and rats.

The research was funded by the British Heart Foundation and the Medical Research Council. Almost 2,200 adults in England and Wales are affected by the disease.