Dr Raquel Largo

General Pathophysiology of Inflammation and Relevance in the Example of Osteoarthritis

Speakers:
Dr. Raquel Largo

Summary

Dr. Largo from Madrid, Spain, explains general mechanisms of inflammation, the role of the innate and adaptive immune system and goes into the specific example of inflammation in Osteoarthritis. Metabolic inflammation through obesity is identified as a main driver of different chronic diseases, and emerging therapies for osteoarthritis presented.