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Immunotherapy for rheumatoid arthritis.

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Recently published studies confirm that the long-term use of biological agents targeting TNF-alpha in therapy for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) gives rise to sustained improvement in symptoms and signs of disease, and in the quality of life. Furthermore, it has emerged that anti-TNF therapy protects joints from structural damage, which unexpectedly is also observed in the patient population showing no apparent benefit in control of signs and symptoms. Therapeutic benefit is observed in establishe...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Role:
Author
Journal:
Current opinion in immunology
Volume:
13
Issue:
5
Pages:
611-616
Publication date:
2001-10-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1879-0372
ISSN:
0952-7915
URN:
uuid:d659bfd2-8f88-4594-a745-05acda1c70ac
Source identifiers:
226725
Local pid:
pubs:226725
Language:
English
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