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New study aims to reduce arthritis risk in rugby players

Our researchers at the University of Oxford are working with retired international rugby players to find out more about the long-term consequences of the sport on players’ health.

Professor Anne Barton

Researchers find new gene that confirms existence of psoriatic arthritis

Researchers led by the Arthritis Research UK Centre for Genetics and Genomics at The University of Manchester have identified genetic variants that are associated with psoriatic arthritis (PsA) but not with psoriasis.

Dr Andrew Hall

Sugar solution could reduce osteoarthritis surgery risk

Arthritis Research UK-funded scientists have come up with a new ‘solution’ that could reduce the risk of osteoarthritis developing in tens of thousands of people who undergo orthopaedic surgery every year – sugar.

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