New findings on Bechterew’s disease

Autoimmune diseases are those in which our immune systems mistakenly attack our own bodies. Bechterew’s disease (also known as anylosing spondylitits) is one such autoimmune disease. Now, researchers at Jacobs University Bremen have come one step closer to understanding the molecular mechanisms of this disease. (Mehr in: Pressemitteilungen – idw – Informationsdienst Wissenschaft)