Monthly Archives: June 2011

Scientists Develop a Unique Small Molecule that Neutralizes Lupus Autoantibody Activity

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 MANHASSET, NY – A decade ago, Betty Diamond, MD, a lupus investigator at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, identified auto-antibodies in the brains of patients with Systemic Lupus Erythematous (SLE) and realized at the time that these auto-antibodies could be a potentially important target for drug development. Now, working with chemists at the Feinstein… read more

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North Shore-LIJ Creates Three Endowed Professorships

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MANHASSET, NY — The North Shore-LIJ Health System today announced the creation of three new endowed professorships that support the clinical, education and research missions of the health system, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and the new Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine. The new professorships, announced at the Annual Convocation Ceremony of the… read more

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