‘Completely fresh’ approach to osteoarthritis research announced


An Arthritis Research UK-funded team in Manchester are embarking on ‘a completely fresh approach’ to new research that could one day lead to more effective treatment for the common joint disease, osteoarthritis.

OA biomarkers

Researchers aim to develop new blood tests to diagnose osteoarthritis

An Arthritis Research UK-funded team at the University of Bristol are hoping to develop new blood tests that would help to diagnose and monitor the common joint condition, osteoarthritis.

Emma Dures

Arthritis patients want more psychological and emotional support

New Arthritis Research UK-funded research has found a high demand for help to cope with the social and emotional implications of inflammatory arthritis. The study found that patients need more support to deal with the impact of long term pain and tiredness.


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