Emerging targets for the treatment of scleroderma

@article{Leask2012EmergingTF,
  title={Emerging targets for the treatment of scleroderma},
  author={Andrew Leask},
  journal={Expert Opinion on Emerging Drugs},
  year={2012},
  volume={17},
  pages={173 - 179}
}
  • A. Leask
  • Published 25 May 2012
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Expert Opinion on Emerging Drugs
Introduction: Scleroderma is an often-fatal autoimmune connective tissue disease. Recommendations for treating digital ulcers and pulmonary hypertension in scleroderma have recently been established by the European League Against Rheumatism. Conversely, although many valuable insights have been generated into the molecular mechanism underlying the persistent fibrotic phenotype in scleroderma, no safe, clinically proven effective treatment has been found for this aspect of the disease. Areas… 

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