October 2, 2020

Lupus Research Alliance Findings Support Further Development of New Treatments

In a study recently published in Frontiers in Immunology, Dr. Ziaur Rahman linked molecules called TLR7 and type II interferon to impairing the ability of immune cells to do their job. Dr. Rahman’s research and findings were supported by the Lupus Research Alliance.

Lupus Research

Lupus is an autoimmune disease that affects an estimated 1.5 million Americans and close to 5 million people worldwide.

These exciting findings support further development by several companies of potential new lupus treatments that block these molecules. You can read more about the findings here.

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