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Science 315 (5814): 952-953

Copyright © 2007 by the American Association for the Advancement of Science

BIOMEDICINE:
Every Joint Has a Silver Lining

Gary S. Firestein

Therapy directed at a nonimmune cell that is unique to joints could suppress rheumatoid arthritis.


The author is in the Division of Rheumatology, Allergy and Immunology, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive, MC 0656, La Jolla, CA 92093-0656, USA. E-mail: gfirestein{at}ucsd.edu


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