Arthritis

There are over 100 disorders that typically affect joints, tendons, ligaments, bones, and muscles and are termed arthritis and rheumatic diseases. Some of these may also involve internal organs.
What is Arthritis?

There are over 100 disorders that typically affect joints, tendons, ligaments, bones, and muscles and are termed arthritis and rheumatic diseases. Some of these may also involve internal organs.

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New 4D hydrogels may help develop tissues that closely resemble their natural counterparts

New 4D hydrogels may help develop tissues that closely resemble their natural counterparts

Study: Repurposed arthritis drug did not improve outcomes of patients with severe COVID-19 pneumonia

Study: Repurposed arthritis drug did not improve outcomes of patients with severe COVID-19 pneumonia

Researchers develop mutant gene-targeted immunotherapy approach to fight cancers

Researchers develop mutant gene-targeted immunotherapy approach to fight cancers

New approach harnesses disease-causing proteins to combat cancer

New approach harnesses disease-causing proteins to combat cancer

New hydrogel-based materials show promise for tissue engineering

New hydrogel-based materials show promise for tissue engineering

Researchers discover specific blood biomarker that predicts kidney transplant rejection

Researchers discover specific blood biomarker that predicts kidney transplant rejection

Research shows the effectiveness of a digital healthcare treatment for osteoarthritis

Research shows the effectiveness of a digital healthcare treatment for osteoarthritis

Tumors use unique mechanism to switch on regulatory T cells for protection

Tumors use unique mechanism to switch on regulatory T cells for protection

Magnesium-based micromotors used to improve rheumatoid arthritis symptoms

Magnesium-based micromotors used to improve rheumatoid arthritis symptoms

Study: Abundance of iron can drive cancer cell death in neuroblastoma

Study: Abundance of iron can drive cancer cell death in neuroblastoma

Study reveals new routes to potential treatments for chronic inflammatory conditions

Study reveals new routes to potential treatments for chronic inflammatory conditions

Some nutritional supplements may help prevent or mitigate COVID-19 severity

Some nutritional supplements may help prevent or mitigate COVID-19 severity

Juvenile inflammatory rheumatic disease associated with higher antibody responses to seasonal coronaviruses

Juvenile inflammatory rheumatic disease associated with higher antibody responses to seasonal coronaviruses

Radiological images reveal how COVID virus can trigger the body to attack itself

Radiological images reveal how COVID virus can trigger the body to attack itself

FDA approves novel 3D-printed talus implant for humanitarian use

FDA approves novel 3D-printed talus implant for humanitarian use

Simulating an overactive autoimmune response leads to changes in the brain region

Simulating an overactive autoimmune response leads to changes in the brain region

Study identifies a new factor that increases risk of Alzheimer's disease

Study identifies a new factor that increases risk of Alzheimer's disease

New genetic analysis reveals biological causes of muscle weakness in older people

New genetic analysis reveals biological causes of muscle weakness in older people

Study could help develop drugs for pregnancy maintenance, treat autoimmune diseases

Study could help develop drugs for pregnancy maintenance, treat autoimmune diseases

UIC researchers receive $10.15 million grant to develop treatment for dry eye conditions

UIC researchers receive $10.15 million grant to develop treatment for dry eye conditions