OMRF scientists Tim Griffin and Albert Batushansky are pushing the bounds of a decades-old scientific method to study the origins of osteoarthritis.
Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in adults in the U.S. Understandably, this has led to much concern about the future of arthritis treatment.
Do your knees ache? Your diet could be a culprit.
The findings could potentially lead to new drugs to help weight loss or combat obesity and associated metabolic disorders.
Osteoarthritis is the most common form of disability in the U.S., affecting nearly 31 million Americans.
OMRF researchers found mutations in PDGF receptor beta can trigger two rare diseases.