Author Archives: Mary Chapman

Patients, Supporters Worldwide Recognizing Rare Disease Day 2020

An abundance of events are afoot around the world to mark Rare Disease Day 2020 on Feb. 29. The activities are focused on heightening awareness about rare diseases and the hundreds of millions of individuals they are thought to affect. Patients, caregivers, and advocates worldwide will sport denim ribbons…

Servier and UCL Partner to Battle Scleroderma and Lupus

A new collaboration between Servier Pharmaceuticals and University College London (UCL) seeks to speed the discovery of new therapies for immune-inflammatory disorders such as scleroderma. The initial two-year agreement calls for Servier to share scientific knowledge with UCL researchers who are investigating how scleroderma develops, as well as…