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Study Highlights Corticosteroids Efficacy and Lupus Outcomes

Researchers at the Hopkins Lupus Center at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine recently found that corticosteroids can be effective in fighting inflammations associated with lupus. However, according to the new study, adverse events from high doses can damage organs. These new findings may guide clinicians on the optimal dosing of…

Lupus-Related Gene Found to Induce Stem Cell Dysfunction

Researchers at the University of Florida published in The Journal of Immunology their findings of a lupus-related gene capable of interfering with stem cell differentiation and immunosuppressive action. The study, led by Dr. Laurence Morel, is entitled “The Murine Pbx1-d Lupus Susceptibility…

HealthTell Working on Accurate Diagnosis For Immune Conditions, Including SLE

HealthTell™, an early stage Life Sciences company, recently announced Chaim Putterman, M.D and John Galgiani, M.D as newly appointed clinical advisors. The company has developed a new technology named Immunosignature™ that accurately detects and monitors chronic illnesses, including Lupus. HealthTell is working on the first platform to diagnose and assess…