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RP and Related Autoimmune Disease Research Update

We are pleased to share that the RP Foundation is bringing RP and related autoimmune diseases to the forefront of ground-breaking scientific discoveries, thanks to the concerted efforts of the talented researchers that we’re investing in. Here’s an update from our partners on what they’ve been working on for the past 6 months.

New Study by Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation Research Partners Shows VEXAS Syndrome May Be More Common Than Many Other Inflammatory Conditions

New York – January 25, 2023 – This information is from the Relapsing Polychondritis Foundation Inc. (RP Foundation) with Race for RP.

A new study by investigators from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and New York University Grossman School of Medicine (NYU Grossman), published online in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) on January 24, found that the recently discovered inflammatory disease VEXAS syndrome is more common than previously understood.