Rare Nephrology News
COPA syndrome is a rare, genetic autoimmune disorder that can affect multiple systems of the body, especially the lungs, kidneys, and joints
Age of Onset
5 Facts you should know
An autoimmune disorder defined by diffuse parenchymal lung disease and arthritis
Symptoms usually appear in childhood during the first or second decade of life
Most patients experience interstitial lung disease
About half of individuals with COPA syndrome experience bleeding from the alveoli
COPA syndrome is caused by mutations in the coatomer subunit alpha gene (COPA)
Interest over time
Top Clinical Trials
At the time this analysis was conducted, there were no interventional clinical studies being conducted.
Top Treatments in Research
At the time this analysis was conducted, there were no treatments in development for this disease.