The curious case of two proteins linked to Alzheimer’s disease, rheumatoid arthritis and system sclerosis

Scientists from Scripps Research uncover unexpected role for two proteins as immune system regulators The research, published today in the journal Nature Immunology, shows that these proteins, called PLD3 and PLD4, play an important role in how the immune system detects and responds to infections. One of the best ways… Läs mer

Biosimilar Hyrimoz® (adalimumab) approved

Holzkirchen, July 27, 2018 – Sandoz, a Novartis division and the pioneer and global leader in biosimilars, today announced that the European Commission (EC) granted marketing authorization to biosimilar Hyrimoz® (adalimumab) for use in all indications of the reference medicine***, including rheumatoid arthritis, plaque psoriasis, Crohn’s disease, uveitis and ulcerative… Läs mer

Researchers from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinaii identify new Arthritis Severity Gene

Finding could lead to targeted therapies for chronic condition New York, NY (July 26, 2018) A new gene associated with disease severity in models of rheumatoid arthritis has been identified by researchers at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. The discovery could provide a new pathway for treatment… Läs mer