Rheumatoid Arthritis News and Research

Latest Rheumatoid Arthritis News and Research

Pfizer provides information about its COX-2 product Bextra (valdecoxib)

Pfizer provides information about its COX-2 product Bextra (valdecoxib)

Study underscores the relative safety of infliximab, when used properly

Study underscores the relative safety of infliximab, when used properly

New treatment antibody - AMG 162 - may help prevent osteoporosis and rheumatoid arthritis

New treatment antibody - AMG 162 - may help prevent osteoporosis and rheumatoid arthritis

Pneumococcal vaccinations help protect patients with rheumatoid arthritis against serious pneumococcal infections of the lungs, brain, blood, and ears

Pneumococcal vaccinations help protect patients with rheumatoid arthritis against serious pneumococcal infections of the lungs, brain, blood, and ears

Signaling pathway could be a valuable target for future drug therapies against systemic lupus erythematosus

Signaling pathway could be a valuable target for future drug therapies against systemic lupus erythematosus

Atheromatosis, which lies behind heart attacks, stroke, and other cardiovascular problems, has a major impact on public health

Atheromatosis, which lies behind heart attacks, stroke, and other cardiovascular problems, has a major impact on public health

Shortage of pediatric rheumatologists often leads to improper diagnosis and treatment

Shortage of pediatric rheumatologists often leads to improper diagnosis and treatment

Rheumatoid arthritis results from a combination of genetic susceptibility and environmental triggers

Rheumatoid arthritis results from a combination of genetic susceptibility and environmental triggers

Immediate voluntary world-wide withdrawal of Vioxx (rofecoxib)

Immediate voluntary world-wide withdrawal of Vioxx (rofecoxib)

MHRA advice following withdrawal of Vioxx (rofecoxib)

MHRA advice following withdrawal of Vioxx (rofecoxib)

Study to test the effectiveness of anti-depressants in treating symptoms of Parkinson’s disease

Study to test the effectiveness of anti-depressants in treating symptoms of Parkinson’s disease

Study on the long-term health effects associated with silicone breast implants

Study on the long-term health effects associated with silicone breast implants

So far only 4,000 of 50,000 slots have been filled in new demonstration prescription drug assistance program

So far only 4,000 of 50,000 slots have been filled in new demonstration prescription drug assistance program

Study looks at the patient-practitioner relationship in complementary and alternative therapies

Study looks at the patient-practitioner relationship in complementary and alternative therapies

Children who take steroid drugs for nephrotic syndrome do not suffer bone loss

Children who take steroid drugs for nephrotic syndrome do not suffer bone loss

Novel disease mechanism underlying rheumatoid arthritis

Novel disease mechanism underlying rheumatoid arthritis

Researchers find important gene for lupus

Researchers find important gene for lupus

Two more drugs added to Medicare demonstration program

Two more drugs added to Medicare demonstration program

Never mind the gills here's the oyster gonads

Never mind the gills here's the oyster gonads

Bionomics BNO69 angiogenesis gene discovery published

Bionomics BNO69 angiogenesis gene discovery published