Bones

Arthritis

Easing the pain for arthritis sufferers

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Arthritis can make even simple daily task difficult and excruciatingly painful. Our researchers are looking for the cause of arthritis and better ways to treat, or even stop it, to improve the lives of millions worldwide.

The missing link in the cause of arthritis: cholesterol

A successful study run by a TPCH team has found a connection between cholesterol and arthritis; and there may be a treatment.

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Understanding Cobalt reactions in joint replacements

Studies have shown that nearly 8% of patients will need revision surgery after joint replacement due to the cobalt reaction - we're trying to find out why.

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Finding a treatment target for Osteoarthritis

There is little understood about the cause of Osteoarthritis. Understanding why and how it happens may lead to a more effective treatment.

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