General News

General News | Jul. 08, 2016

New Grant to Increase Minority Participation in Lupus Clinical Trials

The year-long initiative to make research on lupus treatments more inclusive and effective formally began on July 1.

General News | Jun. 16, 2016

$5 Million for Lupus Research Passes Second Critical Hurdle

The provision was approved by the U.S. House of Representatives' Appropriations Committee.

General News | Jun. 01, 2016

Lupus Groups to Host Patient-Focused Drug Development Meeting

Lupus organizations announce groundbreaking collaborative initiative to inform lupus drug development.

General News | Mar. 24, 2016

2016 Lupus Insight Prize Call for Nominations Underway

Lupus Organizations Continue Collaborating to Spark Innovation and Scientific Advances in Lupus Research

General News | Feb. 23, 2016

Lupus Foundation of America Accepting Applications to Expedite Progress in Lupus Research

Through a rigorous peer-review process, the Foundation will fund the most promising research focused on improving the quality of life for people with lupus.

General News | Jan. 13, 2016

National Institutes of Health Releases Plan to Expedite Lupus Treatments and Cures

The research plan identifies and examines opportunities to increase scientific understanding of lupus, which will ultimately lead to safer and more effective treatments and, eventually, curative strategies

General News | Nov. 09, 2015

Two Prominent Investigators Recognized For Their Achievements In Lupus Research

10th Anniversary of the Evelyn V. Hess Award Celebrates Past Honorees

General News | Nov. 07, 2015

Research Findings Provide Evidence of Progress and Hope For Improved Quality of Life

Eight LFA-supported research studies presented during the American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting