Log In
Tuesday 23rd January 2018

Lupus genetic advance

21st January 2008

Scientists have been able to identify the genes which make up the immune system disease Lupus.

A team from Imperial College London looked at the genetic structure of 3,000 women and compared the genes of women who had lupus with those who did not have the disease.

Professor Timothy Vyse from Imperial College said: "This study represents a milestone in progress towards unravelling the secrets of the disease."


Share this page


There are no comments for this article, be the first to comment!

Post your comment

Only registered users can comment. Fill in your e-mail address for quick registration.

Your email address:

Your comment will be checked by a Healthcare Today moderator before it is published on the site.

Mayden - Innovative cloud-based web development for the healthcare sector
© Mayden Foundation 2018