Inflammation and Autoimmune Disease

Many epidemiologic observations have linked systemic inflammation with the cardiovascular events in autoimmune disease such as RA and SLE. Inflammation is increasingly being considered central to the pathogenesis of atherosclerosis and an important risk factor for vascular disease.

Multiple animal models for :

  • Acute inflammation
  • Respiratory
  • Joint and skin inflammation
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • SLE and multiple sclerosis