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Should medical research embrace racial differences in treatment efficacy?
Diseases can present with different symptoms in people of different races.
African-Americans have different presentations of autoimmune disease compared to Caucasians.
This is important as treatment cannot be effective without a correct diagnosis.
The correlation between different races and socioeconomic status (and the historical injustice which shapes socioeconomic status) are partially
for differences in symptoms, rather than race itself.