An international coalition of researchers led by Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation scientist Swapan Nath, Ph.D., has identified 10 new genes associated with the autoimmune disease lupus. The findings were published in the Jan. 25 issue of Nature Genetics. To read more click here.
The National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute has awarded OMRF $1.1 million to expand on an existing study into sarcoidosis, a rare immune disease that predominantly affects African Americans. To read the full article click here.
OMRF scientist receives grant to study how aging and obesity affect arthritis. For the full article click here.
OMRF presents board, scientific awards, and dedicates new lab. For the full article click here.
Polish exchange program brings young scientists to OMRF. For the full article click here.