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Deactivating A Cell Protein May Halt Progress Of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Researchers have shown for the first time that the activation of a single protein on the surface of white blook cells could be the trigger for the arthritis.

By |2019-02-17T12:40:16-05:00September 18th, 2014|Categories: Rheumatology|Tags: , |Comments Off on Deactivating A Cell Protein May Halt Progress Of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Surgeons Create ‘New’ Knee Cartilage From Stem Cells In Hip

New knee operation that could prevent the development of arthritis Surgeons in Southampton have pioneered a new knee operation that could prevent the development of arthritis – and extend sporting careers. The procedure, which is currently being trialed at Southampton General Hospital, involves coating damaged cartilage with stem cells, taken from a patient’s own hip, and surgical glue. Known as [...]

By |2018-07-13T09:37:17-05:00July 28th, 2014|Categories: Rheumatology|Tags: , , |Comments Off on Surgeons Create ‘New’ Knee Cartilage From Stem Cells In Hip