New understanding of HLA-mediated susceptibility and protection in a rare, autoimmune renal disorder may help deliver new therapies for more common autoimmune diseases such as type 1 diabetes, multiple sclerosis and Crohn’s disease. Australian-led research published in Nature identified Goodpasture’s disease as a simple ‘model’ of autoimmune disease. It has a single dominant autoantigen within ...
Research unlocks key to autoimmune disease
By Mardi Chapman
9 May 2017