Tears Can Tell If You Have Gout

Researchers in South Korea have developed a non-invasive technique that could help diagnose gout using the molecules of a teardrop.

3SBio & Selecta To Develop Non-Immunogenic Gout Drug

By combining pegsiticase with Selecta's synthetic vaccine particle platform, 3SBio hopes to develop an anti-gout drug that will not be affected by drug resistance.

Novel Uric Acid Antioxidant Pathway Could Fight Cancer

Though uric acid crystals may be the bane of gout patients, scientists have shown that intracellular uric acid plays an important antioxidant role.

Taiwanese Study Shows Gout To Be Genetic

A study on the entire Taiwanese population of 23 million has confirmed that gout strongly runs in families.

Takeda To Acquire URL Pharma For Gout Drug, Colcrys

Takeda Pharma subsidiary Takeda America Holdings, Inc. is set to acquire Philadelphia-based URL Pharma for US$800 million.