Osteoarthritis: always the bridesmaid?

Attendees who made the trip up to the top end to this year’s scientific meeting of the Australian Rheumatology Association in Darwin were treated to a panoply of amazing science and outstanding speakers.

One of the many highlights were the talks by Professor Tim Spector from King’s College London, who spoke about the rise of epigenetics in medicine and exciting new discoveries in microbiome research. Prof Spector, a self-professed “media doctor” also found time to regale us on how