The Role of Galectin Proteins in the Induction of Apoptosis in Arthritic Joints ; Routes for New Therapies for Autoimmune Diseases and Cancer

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is a chronic, systemic inflammatory disease primarily involving the joints. It affects ~1% of the population with a female to male ratio of 3:1. The disease causes a severe morbidity, suffering as well significant economic damage by lots of labor days and expensive treatment protocols. Therapy with slow-acting, disease-modifying… CONTINUE READING