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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Study indicates a potential link between oral microbes and rheumatoid arthritis

Study indicates a potential link between oral microbes and rheumatoid arthritis

Despite all the talk, Covid vaccination does not infect people with shingles

Despite all the talk, Covid vaccination does not infect people with shingles

Horizontal transmission route is responsible for HTLV-1 uveitis

Horizontal transmission route is responsible for HTLV-1 uveitis

Regular exercise improves vascular function in patients with autoimmune rheumatic diseases

Regular exercise improves vascular function in patients with autoimmune rheumatic diseases

Celastrol shows potential anti-SARS-CoV-2 activity

Celastrol shows potential anti-SARS-CoV-2 activity

Some COX inhibitors/NSAIDs increase COVID-19 severity

Some COX inhibitors/NSAIDs increase COVID-19 severity

Exposure to silica dust at work may increase risk of autoimmune rheumatic diseases

Exposure to silica dust at work may increase risk of autoimmune rheumatic diseases

Novel PET tracer is safe and can clearly identify early stages of rheumatoid arthritis

Novel PET tracer is safe and can clearly identify early stages of rheumatoid arthritis

Novel PET radiopharmaceutical shows promising results in first-in-humans study

Novel PET radiopharmaceutical shows promising results in first-in-humans study

Genetic variants that impact protein binding in immune cells can cause autoimmune diseases

Genetic variants that impact protein binding in immune cells can cause autoimmune diseases

Self-assembling nanofibers can help limit damage caused by inflammatory diseases

Self-assembling nanofibers can help limit damage caused by inflammatory diseases

Acrylamide-based novel DHODH inhibitors as potential treatment for rheumatoid arthritis

Acrylamide-based novel DHODH inhibitors as potential treatment for rheumatoid arthritis

Acrylamide-based DHODH inhibitors are potential agents for treating rheumatoid arthritis

Acrylamide-based DHODH inhibitors are potential agents for treating rheumatoid arthritis

Manufacturing workers more susceptible for developing carpal tunnel syndrome

Manufacturing workers more susceptible for developing carpal tunnel syndrome

Researchers discover two new ways to treat small cell lung tumors

Researchers discover two new ways to treat small cell lung tumors

Could a flavonoid found in common fruit and vegetables combat COVID-19?

Could a flavonoid found in common fruit and vegetables combat COVID-19?

Repurposing an anti-inflammatory drug can prevent lung disease in patients with systemic sclerosis

Repurposing an anti-inflammatory drug can prevent lung disease in patients with systemic sclerosis

GBP5 protein may play a key role in suppressing inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis

GBP5 protein may play a key role in suppressing inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis

DNMT3a plays a key role in regulating HSC responses to infections

DNMT3a plays a key role in regulating HSC responses to infections

Sargramostim drug can also improve memory in people with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease

Sargramostim drug can also improve memory in people with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer's disease