Juvenile Arthritis

Dr. Albani, Director of the Singhealth Center for Translational Immunology in Singapore, sits down with ANRF to discuss his juvenile arthritis research. As a rheumatologist and immunologist, Dr. Albani has focused his work on manipulating immunology functions and has developed a new drug that has been...

Eleven year-old Roth didn’t count on getting arthritis – and most kids usually don’t. To the public, it’s an elderly person’s disease. However, he was diagnosed with Enthesitis; a type of arthritis that inflames the part of the body where the tendons and ligaments insert into the bone. For Roth, it’s his knees that are primarily affected.