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Kerstin Nündel takes on devastating disorder with Target Identification in Lupus grant

Date Posted: Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Kerstin NundelUMass Medical School investigator Kerstin Nündel, PhD, is poised to help unravel the mysteries of lupus with a Target Identification in Lupus grant from the Lupus Research Alliance. Dr. Nündel, instructor in medicine in the Division of Rheumatology, will use the three-year, $574,000 grant to examine how the white blood cells called B cells go haywire in some individuals to cause the organ damage that is the hallmark of lupus.