Inhibiting protein may provide balance in lupus treatment

Controlling immune system key to managing autoimmune disease

Innovative researchers join Oklahoma cancer team at OMRF and OU

New researchers are focused on recurring breast cancer.

OMRF scientist earns new grant to help prevent birth defects

Proper cell division is important to stopping some diseases before they start.

When cell division goes wrong

Get the sequence wrong and cell division can turn to disaster.

Teaching the heart to grow again

Researchers want to regrow heart tissue without scarring.

Aluminum compound triggers disease in genetically susceptible mice

Scientists are seeking to learn more about “innate immunity.”

Free radicals are the language of the heart

Some free radicals are necessary for optimal heart function.

Younger lupus patients at risk for shingles

The shingles vaccine could be approved for younger patients.

Research could help stop lupus flares before they start

Doctors could “score” patients’ mediators to predict a flare.

Research team discovers lupus gene’s role

BLK controls autoantibody creation in the immune system.