An Eight-Gene Blood Expression Profile Predicts the Response to Infliximab in Rheumatoid Arthritis

@inproceedings{Juli2009AnEB,
  title={An Eight-Gene Blood Expression Profile Predicts the Response to Infliximab in Rheumatoid Arthritis},
  author={Antonio Juli{\`a} and Alba Erra and Carles Palacio and Carlos A Tom{\'a}s and Xavier Sans and Pere Barcel{\'o} and Sara Marsal},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2009}
}
BACKGROUND TNF alpha blockade agents like infliximab are actually the treatment of choice for those rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients who fail standard therapy. However, a considerable percentage of anti-TNF alpha treated patients do not show a significant clinical response. Given that new therapies for treatment of RA have been recently approved, there is… CONTINUE READING