First of its kind renal biopsy research has revealed that Indigenous Australians with lupus nephritis have a lower degree of renal inﬂammation compared to non-Indigenous patients, despite a larger burden of renal immune deposits. Lead researcher and rheumatologist Professor Johannes ‘Hans’ Nossent from the University of Western Australia tells us about his findings. What’s the issue this research ...
Lupus nephritis different in Indigenous Australians
24 Aug 2017