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General News | Jul. 11, 2012

The Lupus Foundation of America and the Congressional Lupus Caucus Hold Briefing on Capitol Hill

The Lupus Foundation of America convened on Capitol Hill with the Congressional Lupus Caucus and lupus community partners to share the current state of lupus research.

General News | May. 10, 2012

World Lupus Day Highlights the Impact of Lupus on Millions of People

In recognition of World Lupus Day the Lupus Foundation of America seeks to shine a light on the significant physical, emotional, and financial burden of lupus.

General News | May. 03, 2012

A Significant Step Forward in Improving the Care and Treatment for Adults with Lupus

New guidelines help physicians screen, treat and manage adult lupus nephritis.

General News | Mar. 20, 2012

Lupus Foundation of America Addresses Lupus Communication Gaps

Human Genome Sciences and GlaxoSmithKline released results of a survey highlighting a communication gap between people with lupus and the people who care for them.

General News | Jan. 30, 2012

New Test Shows Promise for Measuring Lupus Nephritis Activity

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.

General News | Jan. 06, 2012

LFA Funded Research Sheds New Light on Men and 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.

General News | Dec. 17, 2011

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.

General News | Nov. 08, 2011

Research Study Finds Higher Numbers of People With Lupus

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.