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Lupus Research Update: 2014 Volume 2

Volume 2, 2014 | In This Issue

The Impact of Genetic Variants on B cell Development and Function in Lupus

In this special online issue of the Lupus Research Update you’ll receive a glimpse into the fascinating scientific research being conducted by lupus expert, Jane Buckner, MD.

In an informative series of three videos, Dr. Buckner discusses how she and her team at Benaroya Research Institute at Virginia Mason, in Seattle, WA are working to uncover new knowledge about autoantibodies and how they develop in people with lupus. In addition to her research, Dr. Buckner is also a rheumatologist who treats lupus patients, and her insights about the disease and ways to find new treatments are invaluable. Click to view Dr. Buckner discuss how her interactions with patients help to shape her perspective of the disease, and what she hopes to achieve with her research.

LRU: Jane Buckner, MD Part 3

Jul 30, 2014

LRU: Jane Buckner, MD Part 2

LRU: Jane Buckner, MD Part 1

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