UCL News


Arthritis drug 'key to heart disease'

14 March 2012

Two international genetic studies by researchers at UCL (led by Dr Daniel Swerdlow, UCL Genetic Epidemiology) and Cambridge University suggest that anti-inflammatory drugs currently used to treat rheumatoid arthritis could help combat heart disease. Read: Daily Express, BHF, HeartWire (£), Times of India, MRC press release and other national and international outlets.