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Front Med (Lausanne)


Utility of Baseline Transcriptomic Analysis of Rheumatoid Arthritis Synovium as an Indicator for Long-Term Clinical Outcomes.


Anaparti V, Wiens D, O'Neil LJ, Hubbard E, Robl R, Smolik I, Hitchon C, Lipsky PE, El-Gabalawy H
Front Med (Lausanne). 2022; 9:823244.
PMID: 35592852.


Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic inflammatory autoimmune disease that can lead to synovial damage, persistent joint pain, and functional disability. Our objective was to evaluate baseline synovial transcriptome from early inflammatory arthritis patients (EIA) and identify pretreatment biomarkers that could potentially provide insights into long-term functional outcomes of rheumatoid arthritis (RA).