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SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS

Finding a unifying SLE expression signature in a sea of heterogeneity

The heterogeneity of systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) confounds the diagnosis and treatment of this disease, and attempts at disease stratification are nascent. Researchers have identified a common set of biomarkers in patients with SLE that could identify new therapeutic targets and lead to new clinical assays to help address this issue.

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Wakeland, E., Raj, P. Finding a unifying SLE expression signature in a sea of heterogeneity. Nat Rev Rheumatol 16, 357–358 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41584-020-0422-4

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