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What is Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)?
Joel Kremer, MD
Albany Medical College, Albany, NY

Date Added: 04/09/13

Rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease, which means that the body's own immune system turns and attacks the body's own cells. In the case of rheumatoid arthritis, there is inflammation driven by an immune response, which is in turn derived from a genetic predisposition. That can become chroni...
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Dr. Joel M. Kremer, MD is founder and President of Corrona. Dr. Kremer is a Professor of Medicine of the Albany Medical College. Dr. Kremer serves as Director of Research at The Center for Rheumatology in Albany.
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