Scientists have long known lupus has a strong genetic component, but there also must be environmental triggers to activate the disease.
OMRF scientist Susannah Rankin received a four-year, $1.47 million award to study chromosomes.
OMRF researchers have broken new ground in understanding how the lymphatic system works.
As Mike Schuster nears the three-year anniversary of his diagnosis with glioblastoma, he’s already doubled the life expectancy for patients with the deadly cancer.
The grant will provide Bob Axtell with $2.8 million to study NMO and investigate its similarities to other autoimmune diseases, particularly MS.
The goal of the new white paper is to create a dramatic shift in how lupus clinical trials are conducted so effective treatments can stand a chance to succeed.