The drug, chloroquine phosphate, was originally developed to fight malaria.
Autoimmune diseases are conditions in which the immune system becomes unbalanced and turns on the body instead of protecting it.
Age-related muscle loss, called sarcopenia, happens to all of us as we age and is a major cause of disability and loss of independence in the elderly.
A pair of heart researchers have been added to OMRF’s scientific staff.
The trio of scientists assumed their new positions at the foundation Nov. 1, bringing the total number of OMRF senior scientists to 49.
OMRF researchers found that, in laboratory mice, a particular white blood cell seems to play a key role in MS.