What is Sjögren’s syndrome?
9 out of 10 people with Sjögren’s are women
The average time from onset to diagnosis is 3 years
Average age at diagnosis is between 40 and 60 years
Affects ~3% of Australians
Sjögren’s research at Garvan
The Garvan Institute is home to one of the largest immunology research programs in Australia. Our immunologists use cellular genomics to identify new factors responsible for immune disorders. Our findings are also being applied to lupus and rheumatoid arthritis.Our Sjögren’s syndrome research