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GOSH awarded £37 million funding to carry out pioneering paediatric research

The NIHR Great Ormond Street Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) has been awarded £37 million in funding to drive forward translational research into rare diseases in children. The Centre is the only one of its kind in the UK dedicated to paediatric research.

Identification of biomarker which could aid risk stratification in Juvenile Dermatomyositis

Research led by BRC-funded Professor Lucy Wedderburn has shown that muscle pathology and myositis-specific antibodies (MSA) predict the risk of remaining on treatment in Juvenile Dermatomyositis (JDM). These findings could aid risk stratification.