Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic disease of the joints that can cause a disabling degree of pain and significantly interfere with an individual’s day-to-day living.
What is Rheumatoid Arthritis?

Rheumatoid arthritis or RA is an inflammatory condition that affects joints primarily leading to pain and stiffness and difficulty in movements. Commonly affected joints are those of the hands, feet and wrists. RA however can also affect other parts of the body.

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Latest findings put Benson Viscometers at the forefront of Covid-19 fight

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Repurposed drug for acute lung injury in COVID-19

Study identifies new allergy pathway

Study identifies new allergy pathway

Protein profile in serum reflects COVID-19 severity

Protein profile in serum reflects COVID-19 severity

Increase in sedentary behavior can contribute to cardiovascular health deterioration

Increase in sedentary behavior can contribute to cardiovascular health deterioration

Research shows females use anti-inflammatory T cells to maintain their blood pressure

Research shows females use anti-inflammatory T cells to maintain their blood pressure

UTHealth tests arthritis drug's effect on COVID-19-induced cytokine storm

UTHealth tests arthritis drug's effect on COVID-19-induced cytokine storm

Repurposing immunosuppressants to manage COVID-19

Repurposing immunosuppressants to manage COVID-19

Early intensive treatment of rheumatoid arthritis offers an opportunity to manage fatigue

Early intensive treatment of rheumatoid arthritis offers an opportunity to manage fatigue

Anti-TNF drug preserves beta-cell function in newly diagnosed pediatric patients with Type 1 diabetes

Anti-TNF drug preserves beta-cell function in newly diagnosed pediatric patients with Type 1 diabetes

Research team generates comprehensive developmental map of human T-cells

Research team generates comprehensive developmental map of human T-cells

Hydroxychloroquine suppresses 'trained immunity'

Hydroxychloroquine suppresses 'trained immunity'

Tocilizumab in Critical COVID-19 Patients

Tocilizumab in Critical COVID-19 Patients

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Deployment of health care professionals can improve inflammatory-rheumatic disorders

Deployment of health care professionals can improve inflammatory-rheumatic disorders

A drug to treat harsh complications of coronavirus infection is registered in Russia

A drug to treat harsh complications of coronavirus infection is registered in Russia

Study unravels role of a protein in osteoclast generation

Study unravels role of a protein in osteoclast generation

Fecal transplants could be used as treatment for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Fecal transplants could be used as treatment for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease

Georgia State researcher receives $1.95 million NIH grant to study cause of autoimmunity

Georgia State researcher receives $1.95 million NIH grant to study cause of autoimmunity

People suffering from rheumatoid arthritis with increased disease activity have high thrombosis risk

People suffering from rheumatoid arthritis with increased disease activity have high thrombosis risk