Professor Tadamitsu Kishimoto has been awarded the King Faisal International Prize for Medicine for his role in developing therapies for autoimmune diseases.
A junk food diet high in saturated fat begins to harm our immune system even before the weight gain begins to show, a new study finds.
CStone Pharmaceuticals has closed a Series A round of financing with investments from Oriza Seed Venture Capital, Boyu Capital and WuXi Healthcare Ventures.
Occupational exposure to textile dust has been shown to more than double the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis in Malaysian women.
A small clinical trial has shown that a dendritic cell-based vaccine against citrullinated peptides could treat rheumatoid arthritis.
WuXi MedImmune Biopharmaceutical Co. Limited's anti-IL-6 monoclonal antibody is indicated for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis.