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2013-12-11 13:08:56

An experimental compound synthesized and developed by scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) has the capacity to significantly reduce joint inflammation in animal models of rheumatoid arthritis, an autoimmune disease that affects more than two million Americans.

2013-12-06 23:04:03

Exomine RH, a rheumatoid arthritis remedy, receives a best-in-class 5-star rating from TopConsumerReviews.com. Overland Park, KS (PRWEB) December 06, 2013

2013-12-06 11:25:58

Johns Hopkins scientists have found evidence that cancer triggers the autoimmune disease scleroderma, which causes thickening and hardening of the skin and widespread organ damage.

Researchers Show B Cells Can Deliver Potentially Therapeutic Bits Of Modified RNA
2013-11-26 06:59:03

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have successfully targeted T lymphocytes – which play a central role in the body's immune response – with another type of white blood cell engineered to synthesize and deliver bits of non-coding RNA or microRNA (miRNA).

Decoding An Individual's Immune System
2013-11-21 15:12:21

A diagnostic method recently developed by UC Santa Barbara professor Patrick Daugherty can reveal — on a molecular level — the factors behind conditions thought to have environmental triggers.


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Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.