Drug combination effective against chikungunya arthritis in mice

Chikungunya virus causes a painful, debilitating arthritis for which there is currently no treatment. A new study has found that combining a drug for rheumatoid arthritis with one that targets the chikungunya virus can eliminate the signs of chikungunya arthritis in mice in the earliest stage of the disease.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *