General News

General News | Oct. 29, 2014

U.S. Department of Defense Announces $3.4 Million to Support Lupus Research

Award is the largest amount allocated to lupus since 2006

General News | Oct. 09, 2014

New York City Lights Up for Lupus Awareness

Empire State Building Glows Purple to Celebrate Lupus Foundation of America’s National Gala and to Call Attention to Need for Increased Awareness and Investment in Lupus Research

General News | Oct. 02, 2014

Foundation Responds to Eli Lilly and Company’s Release of Data from Clinical Trial of Tabalumab

Sandra C. Raymond, President & CEO of the Lupus Foundation of America, issued the following statement in response to Eli Lilly and Company’s announcement of the results of two Phase III clinical trials of tabalumab.

General News | Sep. 30, 2014

Foundation Announces Pediatric Lupus Research Grantee & LIFELINE Grant Program™ Recipients

The Lupus Foundation of America announced four grants that will allow lupus investigators to continue critical lupus research. Another grant will be used to develop a groundbreaking diagnostic tool for children with lupus-related kidney inflammation, or lupus nephritis.

General News | Sep. 24, 2014

Foundation Welcomes NIH’s Accelerating Medicines Partnership in Lupus and RA Grantees

The Lupus Foundation of America congratulates and welcomes the first 11 new research groups that have been awarded grants as part of the Accelerating Medicines Partnership in Lupus and Rheumatoid Arthritis (AMP Lupus and RA) Network.

General News | Sep. 16, 2014

“UNVEIL” Survey Reveals a Life Interrupted by Lupus

Results show how disease takes a toll on life for people with lupus and lupus caregivers

General News | Sep. 09, 2014

Leading Orgs Take to the Hill to Discuss Need to Accelerate New Medicines for Lupus & Other Diseases

Lupus Foundation of America and Rheumatology Research Foundation hold congressional briefing

General News | Aug. 12, 2014

In Memory of Marilyn Sousa

A tribute to Marilyn Sousa, who was instrumental in helping to establish the Lupus Foundation of America in 1977.