It occurs when immune system attacks the body’s own organs, tissues, and cells
With a growing number of women of reproductive age being diagnosed with autoimmune diseases such as lupus and APS, experts believe the disorder is adversely affecting fertility in such females and in some cases may even lead to miscarriage, foetal death and premature birth.
According to doctors, there is a rise in the cases of autoimmune diseases among women, including those of reproductive age.
Few AIM-listed drug development companies have late-stage clinical assets in the pipeline, ImmuPharma plc (LON:IMM) is an exception. The Company’s lead compound, Lupuzor™, a potential treatment for Lupus, has completed Phase 3 trial of dosing patients across the US, Europe and Mauritius with top line results announced.