A pilot study shows early signs that a protein in the blood called C4d could serve as an indicator of lupus nephritis activity in people with lupus.
A report on a study funded by the Lupus Foundation of America found that males required a higher number of lupus susceptible genes to develop the disease.
Lupus Foundation of America Applauds Congress for Funding Vital Lupus Research/Education Initiatives
The Lupus Foundation of America applauds Congress for including vital lupus funding in the Fiscal Year 2012 Omnibus Appropriations Bill.
Dr. S. Sam Lim presents data showing black women have a significantly higher incidence of systemic lupus erythematosus than most reports in the scientific literature.
The Rhuematologist features "The Lupus Initiative," a national health care provider education initiative to improve lupus diagnosis, treatment, and management among minorities.
LFA congratulates Bruce A. Beutle, Jules A. Hoffmann, and Ralph M. Steinman for receiving the 2011 Nobel Prize in Medicine.
The Lupus Foundation of America (LFA) Congratulates Trine Jorgensen, Ph.D., Cleveland Clinic Foundation and I-Cheng Ho, M.D., Ph.D., Brigham and Women’s Hospital
A meeting of key stakeholders from the federal government, industry, and academia will be discussing pediatric rheumatic drug treatments and a consolidated adverse events registry.