New OMRF grant to study Covid-19 in state’s different ethnic populations
James received the award for her contributions to understanding systemic autoimmune diseases such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis.
Common symptoms of Sjögren’s syndrome include severe dry eyes and dry mouth, as well as fatigue, arthritis and memory problems.
OMRF’s Sarcoidosis Unit, which launched in January, is the only one of its kind in the state.
These findings will help scientists understand how to better diagnose and treat the disease.
The foundation hopes to recruit up to 2,000 healthy individuals.