Tag Archives: autoimmune disease

September, 2018

September, 2017

January, 2017

December, 2016

  • 16 December

    Investigating Kidney Biomarkers to Track Lupus

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Lupus, a chronic autoimmune disease, can wreak havoc on an affected individual’s body through inflammation, pain and even damage of the skin, joints and organs. To try to better understand how the disease begins and progresses, researchers at the University of Michigan investigated whether kidney biomarkers …

July, 2016

  • 20 July

    An Antibody-Based Drug for Multiple Sclerosis

    Inserm Unit U919, directed by Prof. Denis Vivien (“Serine Proteases and Physiopathology of the Neurovascular Unit”) has developed an antibody with potential therapeutic effects against multiple sclerosis. The study, directed by Fabian Docagne and published in Brain, paves the way for a new strategy to control the disease. Multiple sclerosis …

March, 2016

December, 2015

November, 2015

  • 11 November

    AstraZeneca’s Lupus Drug Succeeds in Mid-Stage Study

    AstraZeneca, along with its global biologics research and development arm, MedImmune, will present positive data today from the Phase II trial of anifrolumab for the treatment of moderate-to-severe systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE or lupus) at the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) 2015 Annual Scientific Meeting in San Francisco. Trial results …