Research

Below are recent publications by our faculty that were published in journals with an impact of 4 or more. 

An Interferon-Gamma Release Assay as a Novel Biomarker in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Jenna L Thomason Uchechukwu M ObihDavid M Koelle Christian LoodAnd Grant Hughes

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Neutrophil FcγRIIA Availability Is Associated With Disease Activity in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Anders A Bengtsson Helena Tyden Christian Lood 

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Neutrophil Activation Identifies Patients With Active Polyarticular Gout

D Vedder M Gerritsen B DuvvuriR F van VollenhovenM T NurmohamedC Lood 

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Complement Deficiencies Result in Surrogate Pathways of Complement Activation in Novel Polygenic Lupus-like Models of Kidney Injury

Sladjana Skopelja-GardnerLucrezia ColonnaPayton HermansonXizhang SunLena TanakaJoyce TaiYenly NguyenJessica M. SnyderCharles E. AlpersKelly L. HudkinsDavid J. SalantYuFeng Peng and Keith B. Elkon

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The early local and systemic Type I interferon responses to ultraviolet B light exposure are cGAS dependent

Sladjana Skopelja-Gardner, Jie AnJoyce TaiLena TanakaXizhang SunPayton HermansonRebecca BaumMasaoki KawasumiRichard GreenMichael Gale Jr.Andrea KalusVictoria P. Werth & Keith B. Elkon

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Festina lente: Hydroxychloroquine, COVID-19 and the Role of the Rheumatologist

Elizabeth R Graef Jean W Liew Michael S Putman Julia F Simard Emily SirotichFrancis BerenbaumAlí Duarte-GarcíaRebecca GraingerCarly HarrisonMaximilian F KonigPeter KorstenLaurie ProulxDawn P RichardsPhilip C RobinsonSebastian E SattuiManuel Francisco Ugarte-GilKristen J YoungAlfred Hj KimJeffrey A SparksCOVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance

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A Rush to Judgment? Rapid Reporting and Dissemination of Results and Its Consequences Regarding the Use of Hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19

Alfred H J Kim Jeffrey A SparksJean W LiewMichael S PutmanFrancis BerenbaumAlí Duarte-GarcíaElizabeth R GraefPeter KorstenSebastian E SattuiEmily SirotichManuel F Ugarte-GilKate WebbRebecca Grainger 

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Characteristics Associated With Hospitalisation for COVID-19 in People With Rheumatic Disease: Data From the COVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance Physician-Reported Registry

Milena Gianfrancesco Kimme L Hyrich Sarah Al-AdelyLoreto CarmonaMaria I DanilaLaure GossecZara IzadiLindsay JacobsohnPatricia KatzSaskia Lawson-ToveyElsa F MateusStephanie RushGabriela SchmajukJulia SimardAnja StrangfeldLaura TrupinKatherine D Wysham Suleman Bhana Wendy Costello Rebecca GraingerJonathan S HausmannJean W LiewEmily SirotichPaul SufkaZachary S WallaceJinoos YazdanyPedro M MachadoPhilip C RobinsonCOVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance

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Baseline Use of Hydroxychloroquine in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Does Not Preclude SARS-CoV-2 Infection and Severe COVID-19

Maximilian F Konig Alfred Hj KimMarc H ScheetzElizabeth R GraefJean W LiewJulia SimardPedro M MachadoMilena GianfrancescoJinoos YazdanyDaman LangguthPhilip C RobinsonCOVID-19 Global Rheumatology Alliance

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