Early in his career Daniel Cua, Ph.D., made a discovery that would lead to a new medication for the debilitating autoimmune disease. We sat down with Dr. Cua, known as "the father" in his field of study, to learn what his work could mean for those with psoriatic arthritis.
These up-and-coming stars in oncology, immunology, anti-aging, vaccines and other areas of research are helping to change healthcare as we know it. And they're just at the beginning of their brilliant careers.
Your immune system does so much more than simply fight off colds. For National Autoimmune Disease Awareness Month, we spoke to scientists who are harnessing this vital defense system to fight diseases in ways you likely never imagined.