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Protalex SpA Treatment For Rheumatoid Arthritis Could Be A Blockbuster

Protalex, Inc. (OTCQB:PRTX) is developing PRTX-100, a highly purified form of the bacterial protein Staphylococcal protein A (SpA) as a treatment for rheumatoid arthritis and other autoimmune disorders. We believe the company has significant upside potential provided that the safety and efficacy seen in its early clinical trials of PRTX-100 in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients holds up on testing in larger numbers of patients in later-stage studies. We believe the shares are worth $3.50.

Rheumatoid Arthritis Background Info

Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic, systematic, autoimmune inflammatory disease that manifests as joint pain, stiffness, and swelling. Peripheral joints, including the wrists, hands, shoulders, elbows, hips, knees, and ankles are most commonly affected, with a bilaterally symmetric distribution of relapsing

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