Unravelling how glucocorticoids work in rheumatoid arthritis

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Using mice with targeted deletion of the glucocorticoid receptor, a new study has examined the cell types that mediate the anti-arthritic effects of therapeutic glucocorticoids. Surprisingly, in the serum transfer-induced arthritis model, glucocorticoids target stromal cells rather than immune cells.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1759-4804
Number of pages2
JournalNature Reviews Rheumatology
Publication statusPublished - 4 Sep 2018