Rheumatoid Arthritis

As-yet unpublished RA guidelines exhibit 'puzzling' conditional recommendations

As-yet unpublished RA guidelines exhibit 'puzzling' conditional recommendations

16 hours ago   |   Healio

While many of the forthcoming American College of Rheumatology guidelines for rheumatoid arthritis capture the reality of clinical practice, some recommendations are...
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Acrylamide-based novel DHODH inhibitors as potential treatment for rheumatoid arthritis

4 days ago   |   News Medical

Human dihydroorotate dehydrogenase is a viable target for the development of therapeutics to treat cancer and immunological diseases, such as rheumatoid arthritis , psoriasis...
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Acrylamide-based DHODH inhibitors are potential agents for treating rheumatoid arthritis

5 days ago   |   News Medical

Human dihydroorotate dehydrogenase is a viable target for the development of therapeutics to treat cancer andimmunological diseases, such asrheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis...
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Can Targeting RANKL in RA Heal Erosions?

Can Targeting RANKL in RA Heal Erosions?

5 days ago   |   MedPageToday

Treatment with denosumab helped heal bone erosions over 2 years among patients with rheumatoid arthritis whose disease activity was well controlled, researchers reported. In a...
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Will the Covid vaccine protect people who had to shield?

Will the Covid vaccine protect people who had to shield?

7 days ago   |   Daily Mail   |   3 articles

Actress Sheila Hancock, 88, recently revealed that she has been warned that the treatment she receives for rheumatoid arthritis may affect the efficacy of her Covid-19 vaccine.
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Scleritis incidence drops 34% in UK over 22 years, 'likely' due to improved IMID care

Scleritis incidence drops 34% in UK over 22 years, 'likely' due to improved IMID care

8 days ago   |   Healio

The incidence of scleritis declined by about a third in the United Kingdom between 1997 and 2018, according to data published in Arthritis & Rheumatology. Researchers further...
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JAK Inhibitor Promising in Psoriatic Arthritis

JAK Inhibitor Promising in Psoriatic Arthritis

11 days ago   |   MedPageToday

The oral JAK inhibitor upadacitinib , approved for use in rheumatoid arthritis, also showed promise for psoriatic arthritis in a phase III trial comparing the drug with placebo...
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Repurposing an anti-inflammatory drug can prevent lung disease in patients with systemic sclerosis

12 days ago   |   News Medical

Research led by Michigan Medicine's Scleroderma Program and published in Arthritis & Rheumatology found that tocilizumab, a FDA-approved anti-inflammatory drug used to combat...
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Patients more likely to achieve sustained RA remission on biological vs. triple therapy

14 days ago   |   Healio

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis who start biological therapy after failing methotrexate are about two times more likely to be adherent and achieve sustained remission at 1...
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GBP5 protein may play a key role in suppressing inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis

14 days ago   |   News Medical

New research led by scientists at Washington State University has found that a protein known as GBP5 appears to play a key role in suppressing inflammation in rheumatoid...
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