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Precision-Medicine Could Improve Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

  New research is continuously identifying the underlying mechanisms of inflammatory arthritis, which leads to better understanding of the disease and new treatments. Experts involved with this research presented their findings during the Innovative Research in Inflammatory Arthritis session at the American College of Rheumatology and Association of Rheumatology Health …

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Rheumatoid arthritis medication successfully treats rare eye disease

The New England Journal of Medicine recently published results from an international group of researchers that demonstrate the effectiveness of a common rheumatoid arthritis medication against the rare eye disease non-infectious uveitis. The paper, titled “Adalimumab in Patients with Active Noninfectious Uveitis,” described the success of the research team’s application …

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FDA Rejects Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug

    Sanofi and Regeneron recently announced that they have received a complete response letter from the FDA rejecting the Biologics License Applications they submitted for the experimental rheumatoid arthritis drug sarilumab. Sarilumab is an interleukein-6 receptor antibody for the treatment of patients with moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis (RA), according to …

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The Best Diet For Arthritis Rheumatoid

  Rheumatoid arthritis is one of the most common autoimmune diseases. It affects up to 1.3 percent of the population worldwide, mostly women. New research indicates that diet may influence traditional treatments for rheumatoid arthritis. This article summarizes the current science and recommendations. What is Rheumatoid Arthritis? Rheumatoid arthritis affects the structure …

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