Arthritis Research UK press releases

Our press office is happy to assist with media enquiries about our research into arthritis, and can provide information, case studies and experts on request for national and regional media.

If you wish to contact our press officer Jane Tadman please email us or telephone 01246 558033. For out of hours media queries call 07974 203828.

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Arthritis Research UK welcomes political leaders support for National Arthritis Week

09 October 2013

Arthritis Research UK is aiming to raise awareness of the impact of painful and frustrating musculoskeletal condition, which affects one in six of the UK population and costs the NHS approximately £5 billion each year.

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Major new research centre to search for solutions to osteoarthritis

09 October 2013

Medical research charity Arthritis Research UK and the University of Oxford have announced a major new research centre that aims to find out more about the causes of the common joint condition, osteoarthritis.

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Daily frustrations of the nation revealed

07 October 2013

The results of a new survey, released today by the charity Arthritis Research UK, highlight the daily frustrations of the nation. The survey was to mark the launch of National Arthritis Week from 7th to 13th October.

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New trial to bring hope for people with knee osteoarthritis

30 September 2013

University of Leeds researchers are to carry out a major new Arthritis Research UK-funded clinical trial that could bring relief to the six million people in the UK with the potentially crippling condition of osteoarthritis of the knee.

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New method of identifying people at a high risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis

20 September 2013

Researchers at King’s College London and the University of Manchester, funded by Arthritis Research UK, have developed a new method to identify people that are at a very high-risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, using a simple blood test and information about their smoking habits.

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Arthritis Research UK leadership changes

09 September 2013

The charity has changed rapidly over the last few years and our aim is to create a modern dynamic charity that is constantly increasing its positive impact. To continue this evolution, we have made a number of exciting changes to our Senior Leadership Team.

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Broccoli could be key in the fight against osteoarthritis

28 August 2013

A compound found in broccoli could be key to preventing or slowing the progress of the most common form of arthritis, according to new research part funded by Arthritis Research UK and led by the University of East Anglia (UEA).

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Specialist nurses as good as doctors in managing rheumatoid arthritis patients

28 August 2013

Patients attending clinical nurse specialist clinics do not get inferior treatment to that offered by consultant rheumatologists, the results of a major new Arthritis Research UK clinical trial have revealed.

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New research call offers hope of new breakthrough in repairing joint damage in arthritis patients

14 August 2013

Arthritis Research UK is aiming to fund exciting new work to repair cartilage and joint damage, by joining forces with the government’s research councils in a major new initiative to support research into regenerative medicine.

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First winner of the Young Investigator Prize for orthopaedic surgeons announced

14 August 2013

An Oxford researcher has won Arthritis Research UK’s first Young Investigator Prize for orthopaedic surgeons.

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