CRISPR-Cas9’s Latest Genome Editing Feat: Stem Cells That Deliver Drugs in Response to Inflammation
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CRISPR-Cas9’s Latest Genome Editing Feat: Stem Cells That Deliver Drugs in Response to Inflammation

  Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News recently published an article describing how engineered cells were implanted into rheumatoid mouse models. The cells used in the study were able to sense…

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CoVER Study Seeks to Understand COVID-19 Vaccine Impact on Autoimmune Diseases
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CoVER Study Seeks to Understand COVID-19 Vaccine Impact on Autoimmune Diseases

Medical studies are crucial to understand the effect of diseases and treatments on patients. Over the last year and a half, the medical field has distinctly focused on COVID-19, a…

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Can Doctors Predict Which Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Will Respond to Treatment?
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Can Doctors Predict Which Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Will Respond to Treatment?

Not all treatments work for every patient, with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) medications being the perfect example. Disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) are the standard of care for RA despite the fact…

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Arthritis Treatment Shows Off-Target Benefits for Those Also Living with Diabetes

A recent study published in BMC Rheumatology has found that a combination therapy could have a benefit for individuals diagnosed with diabetes and ankylosing spondylitis (AS), psoriatic arthritis (PsA), or rheumatoid arthritis…

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Tennis Pro Caroline Wozniacki’s Advantage Hers Campaign Supports Women with Inflammatory Conditions

Caroline Wozniacki has led an interesting life. Born in Denmark, she was immediately thrust into athleticism. Her father was a former football player (that's soccer for you Americans) and her…

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Study Finds New Therapy to be Efficacious for Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Unresponsive to Methotrexate

A new study published in the journal Rheumatology and Therapy examined the effect of baricitinib on Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) patients who have had an inadequate to their methotrexate therapy. Methotrexate and Baricitinib…

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