Cancer drug could help lupus patients, German researchers confirm

Hamburg - Cancer DrugsA drug used to treat a form of blood cancer could also be helpful in the treatment of lupus, according to a team of German researchers.

Researchers identify genetic risk factors linked to lupus

London, Jan 21: LupusA new study has identified multiple new genetic risk factors for systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), commonly known as lupus, a debilitating autoimmune disease.

The large-scale genomic study, conducted by an international consortium of clinical scientists and genomics experts, including researchers from the Montreal Heart Institute (MHI) and Universite de Montreal (UdeM), is the first of its kind to investigate the genetic basis of lupus.

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