University of Wisconsin
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McCoy Research

Sara McCoy, MD | Sjӧgren’s Disease Research

Dr. Sara McCoy is a rheumatologist focused on advancing our understanding of Sjӧgren’s disease in order to develop new therapies.

Dr. Sara McCoy's Faculty Biography

Improving Treatments for Sjӧgren’s Disease

Dr. McCoy's goal is to define how Sjӧgren’s disease develops with the ultimate goal of improving treatment options for patients with Sjӧgren’s syndrome. She is working to accomplish this by:

  • Defining how mesenchymal stromal cells impact local salivary gland immunobiology, in collaboration with Dr. Jacques Galipeau
  • Clarifying the role of sex hormones, like estrogen, in Sjӧgren’s epidemiology and pathogenesis, in collaboration with Dr. Christie Bartels and Dr. Yun Liang
  • Discovering novel biomarkers and therapies for Sjӧgren’s patients, in collaboration with Dr. Miriam Shelef


View Dr. Sara McCoy's publications on NCBI My Bibliography

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