CAR-T cell therapy appears to be effective for severe systemic lupus according to a small recent study.
By Dr. Robert Katz, LSI Board Chair and LSI Medical Advisory Board Chair (CAR T-cell therapy, typically used in cancer treatment, is a form of immunotherapy.In CAR T-cell therapy, blood […]
By Dr. Robert Katz, Chair Lupus Society of Illinois Board of Directors and Medical Advisory Board The holidays can increase anxiety and depression in many people. We thought an article […]
What you should know about the new study titled: “Anti-CD19 CAR T cell therapy for refractory systemic lupus erythematosus”.
Paper Reviewed by Dr Andrew R Benck and Dr Dmitriy Cherny (Rush Lupus Clinic) The causes of lupus are complex, but it is known that a type of immune cell called [...]
Published article from Helio https://www.healio.com/news/rheumatology/20220825/higher-quality-of-care-fails-to-improve-quality-of-life-in-lupus Patients with systemic lupus erythematosus who [...]
By Dr. Robert Katz, Chair Lupus Society of Illinois Board of Directors and Medical Advisory Board A diagnosis of lupus can be difficult due to the gradual development of symptoms. […]
In those who become infected with COVID-19, treatments are now available. All treatments are more effective if given as soon as possible after a positive COVID-19 test.