Overview

Updated August 23, 2016

Latest News

NIH researchers discover otulipenia, a new inflammatory disease

Readily Available Pain Medication a Cost-effective Choice for Many Older Adults with Knee Osteoarthritis

NIAMS Roundtable Focuses on Ichthyosis Research

Stem cells grown on scaffold mimic hip joint cartilage

NIAMS Update — August 18, 2016

Special Announcement — August 18, 2016, Letter from Dr. Stephen I. Katz: NIH Tools That Ensure Transparency and Accountability

New Insights About Excess Bone Formation in Rare Disease Lead to Potential Drug Treatments

Immune Cell’s Role in Rheumatoid Arthritis-Induced Bone Loss Revealed

Spotlight on Psoriasis, Preventing Patches of Itchy, Sore Skin

Approach targets autoimmunity

Ion Channel Found to Play Role in Itch Sensation

NIAMS Presents Plan for Lupus Research at Congressional Briefing

NIAMS Hosts First Local Lupus Consortium Meeting (scroll to third item)

Rheumatoid arthritis mechanisms may vary by joint

NIAMS Update — July 21, 2016

Special Announcement — July 21, 2016, Letter from Dr. Stephen I. Katz: Maximizing the Value of NIH-funded Clinical Trials

Honoring Health — Resources for American Indians and Alaska Natives — Healthy Mouth, Healthy Body, Healthy Communities

NIAMS Awards Five New Supplements to Advance Research (STAR) to Support Early Stage Scientists

NIAMS Director Participates in Hill Visits with American Academy of Dermatology Association

NIAMS Update — June 23, 2016

Special Announcement — June 23, 2016, Letter from Dr. Stephen I. Katz: New Collaborations in Social Media Outreach

Bioengineers Develop Method to Enhance Growth of Blood Vessels

Skin microbes fairly stable over time

Microtubules’ role in heart cell contraction revealed