• APPROACH researchers demonstrate association between cardiovascular disease and osteoarthritis

    31 August 2017

    Work from APPROACH researchers at the Utrecht University Medical Center (UMCU) has resulted in a publication in Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. The...

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  • Recent publication highlights the potential of biomarkers for osteoarthritis research

    06 July 2017

    The Nordic Bioscience team in the APPROACH-IMI project recently published a paper in Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, in which they have established...

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  • Protocol submitted to Ethics Committee for APPROACH longitudinal study

    29 June 2017

    The APPROACH teams in Norway and The Netherlands announced that they have submitted the APPROACH study protocol to the national ethics committees...

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  • Improving osteoarthritis trials: "We have to start by identifying biological markers for disease progression"

    30 May 2017

    Interview with Professor John Loughlin, Newcastle University

    An estimated 9.6% of men and 18% of women over the age of 60...

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  • Live from OARSI: two APPROACH members on the new Executive Committee of the Board of Directors

    28 April 2017

    Yesterday evening, Professor John Loughlin (right in picture), President of the Osteoarthritis Research Society International (...

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  • Exciting presentations by APPROACH members at OARSI World Congress

    24 April 2017

    This week, the Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) World Congress takes...

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  • APPROACH reseacher publishes high impact review on metabolism in osteoarthritis

    10 April 2017

    Recent research suggests that metabolic pathways play an important role in osteoarthritis (OA), and key metabolic pathways and mediators might be...

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  • OARSI Requests that FDA Consider Osteoarthritis as a Serious Disease

    06 December 2016

    The Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) submitted a white paper on December 1, 2016 asking the Federal Drug Administration (FDA...

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  • Successful Annual Meeting in Darmstadt

    29 November 2016

    Last week, the APPROACH Consortium met for its Annual Meeting. The meeting was organized at the Merck Darmstadt site, where about 45 project...

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  • Keynote lecture on APPROACH at the International Workshop on Osteoarthritis Imaging

    09 June 2016

    On 16 June 2016, Harrie Weinans (UMCU) will present a keynote lecture on the APPROACH project at the International Workshop on Osteoarthritis...

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