The HINT Consortium is happy to announce a new collaboration with the University of Medicine and Pharmacy from Craiova and the County Clinical Emergency Hospital Craiova in order to further progress our research into the role of hyperuricaemia in rheumatologic and cardiovascular diseases. With the help of the research team lead by Assoc. Professor Mihai Ioana, MD, PhD, at the Human Genomics Laboratory, UMF Craiova, and the clinical team supervised by Assoc. Professor Florin Vreju, MD, PhD, at the Rheumatology Department County Clinical Emergency Hospital Craiova, we hope to expand our functional genetics studies in patients with gout and hyperuricemia in Romania.
We are looking forward to a fruitful collaboration between our centers and hope our shared efforts will empower our scientific output in the field of genetics and inflammation