Treatment of Arthritis by Macrophage Depletion and Immunomodulation Testing an Apoptosis-Mediated Therapy in a Humanized Death Receptor Mouse Model
Jun Li, Hui-Chen Hsu, PingAr Yang, Qi Wu, Hao Li, Laura E Edgington, Matthew Bogyo, Robert P Kimberly, John D Mountz
Arthritis & Rheumatism | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2012
Awarded by Department of Veterans Affairs
Awarded by NIH
Supported by grants from the Lupus Research Institute (to Dr. Hsu) and Daiichi Sankyo (to Dr. Mountz). Additional support was provided by the Arthritis Foundation (Postdoc Fellowship Award to Dr. J. Li), the American College of Rheumatology Research and Education Foundation (Within Our Reach grant), the Alliance for Lupus Research (Target Identification in Lupus grant), the Department of Veterans Affairs (Merit Review grant 1I01BX000600-01), and the NIH (grants R01-AI-083705-01A2 to Dr. Hsu, 1-R01-EB-005011-06 to Dr. Bogyo, 1-AI-071110-01A1 and ARRA-R01-AI-71110-02S1 to Dr. Mountz, P30-AR-048311 to the Rheumatic Diseases Core Centers including Analytical Genomics and Transgenics Core, Comprehensive Flow Cytometry Core, and Analytic Imaging and Immunoreagent Core, and P30-AR-046031 to the Center for Metabolic Bone Disease-Histomorphometry and Molecular Analysis Core).