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Laboratory of Rheumatology Unit

Centre des Laboratoires d'Epalinges

Ch. des Boveresses 155

1066 Epalinges


Physicians in charge

Service de rhumatologie


Notre équipe

Laboratory of rheumatology unit


MISSION STATEMENT

To study the mechanisms involved in cytokine production and cartilage degradation in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

RESEARCH AIMS

  • Involvment of xanthine oxidase in inflammation

  • Pathogenic role of  BCP crystals


EXPERTISE

  • Primary cultures of macrophages and chondrocytes

  • Crystal intra-articular injection

  • Knee meniscectomy model of OA

  • Murine models of rheumatoid arthritis

  • Immunohistochemical analysis


OUR FOUNDATION

On the initiative of Professor So, the Foundation for Research on rheumatic diseases has been created.

Discover its objectives and how to support the www.fondation-rmr.ch.