Congratulations to the winners of our Top 10 Abstracts for the EULAR congress 2023


Wednesday 31st May

Oral Abstracts: 

  • Mary-Lucy Marquez – (OP0005) Can axial spondyloarthritis unequivocally be diagnosed by rheumatologists in patients with chronic back pain of less than two years duration? Main result of the SPondyloArthritis Caught Early (SPACE) cohort; 13:00-14:00 (CEST), Gold Room.
  • Nienke Blomberg – (OP0016) Abatacept to Silence anti-Citrullinated protein Antibody-expressing B cells in Rheumatoid Arthritis: the ASCARA trial; 16:30-18:00 (CEST), Amber 3+4.


Thursday 1st June

Oral Abstracts: 10:30-12:00 (CEST), Amber 1+2:

  • Shinji Izuka - (OP0096) Immunophenotyping-based transcriptome analysis on systemic immune-mediated diseases.
  • Stephanie Ling – (OP0103) Analysis of protein quantitative trait loci to identify genetic biomarkers of treatment response to etanercept in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Poster Abstracts:

  • Kensuke Suga – (POS0001) A novel methotrexate target Tp63 suppresses Foxp3 expression and exacerbates autoimmune arthritis; 12:00-13:30 (CEST), Poster Tour Auditorium 1.
  • Lisa Christ – (POS0694) Molecular Phenotyping of Giant Cell Arteritis Patients: Analysis of the Serum Protein Profile Using a High Throughput Method; 09:30-10:30 (CEST), Poster View 2.


Friday 2nd June

Oral Abstracts:

  • Anne Kerola – (OP0263) Inflammatory Rheumatic Diseases Have Broad Impact on Reproductive Health – a Nationwide Evaluation and Systematic Comparison Across 20 Immune-mediated Inflammatory Diseases; 10:30-12:00 (CEST), Space 2.

Poster Abstracts:

  • Gerasimos Evangelatos – (POS0172) Arterial stiffness in Antiphospholipid Syndrome: comparison with diabetes mellitus and healthy controls; 12:00-13:30 (CEST), Poster Tour Auditorium 4.


Saturday 3rd June

Poster Abstracts:

  • Olivier Fakih – (POS0301) Impact of NSAIDs on 8-year incidence of major cardiovascular events in patients with ankylosing spondylitis; 10:00-11:30 (CEST), Poster Tour Auditorium 4.
  • Matija Bajželj - (POS1439) Deregulation in adult IgA vasculitis skin as the basis for the discovery of novel serum biomarkers; 10:30 (CEST); Poster View 6.


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