Local biomedical company battling lupus on many fronts

Charlottesville Tomorrow  – June 3, 2018

A Charlottesville company is helping to lead a global scientific effort to better understand and treat lupus, an autoimmune disease sometimes called “the cruel mystery.”

AMPEL Bio Solutions, a biomedical research consultation firm, is involved in multiple clinical trials of new drugs and treatments for lupus. The company hopes to use data from the human genome to develop personalized treatment plans for patients.

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NBC 29: New Drug Trail Aims to Help Collect Data to Treat Lupus Patients

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) – Aired June 2, 2018

A new clinical drug trial in Charlottesville wants to help those struggling with lupus by using a cellphone and a watch to collect data for a more successful treatment.

A majority of the time, if you go to the doctor’s office, you’ll find yourself being asked some sort of question about your symptoms.

http://www.nbc29.com/story/38330869/new-drug-trial-aims-to-help-collect-data-to-treat-lupus-patients