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Therapeutic and Prophylactic for Arthritis
Project ID: D2019-15Background Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease that causes swelling of the joints. Treatments are limited to anti-inflammatories, DMARDs, corticosteroids or biologics. Genetic research has identified several genetic factors that determine susceptibility to developing RA. However, there are no prophylactics or the...
1,3-Butanediol as a therapeutic for kidney disease
Project ID: D2018-47Background Approximately 33 million Americans have kidney disease and over the last decade, the rate of chronic kidney disease has risen more than 25%. Kidney disease can cause additional complications including high blood pressure. For example, 80%-90% of CKD patients have high blood pressure at some point during their time wi...