The project will focus on comparing certain immune cells in patients with Sjögren’s to those of healthy controls.
At its annual honors and awards ceremony on Thursday, OMRF presented Christy Everest with its Board of Directors Distinguished Service Award.
Lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, Sjögren’s syndrome and more than 80 other disorders known as autoimmune diseases are conditions in which the immune system becomes unbalanced and turns on the body instead of protecting it. Many of these illnesses strike women at much higher rates than men. OMRF physicians and researchers are looking for the […]
The award is for continued research into the origins of Sjögren’s syndrome.
Findings may point researchers to the origins of this autoimmune disease
Goal: to deliver new and better treatment options to patients