Latest Autoantibody Stories
Study reveals new targets for diagnosis and therapy
A new analysis finds that compared to Caucasians, African-Americans with systemic scleroderma have more antibodies in the blood that are linked to severe complications and an increased likelihood of death.
African Americans have more severe complications from systemic sclerosis, also known as scleroderma, than Caucasians.
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