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General News | Nov. 03, 2011

“Strike While the Iron is Hot” How the Lupus Initiative is Advancing Rheumatology

The Rhuematologist features "The Lupus Initiative," a national health care provider education initiative to improve lupus diagnosis, treatment, and management among minorities.

General News | Oct. 03, 2011

LFA Congratulates the 2011 Nobel Prize in Medicine Recipients for Immune System Discoveries

LFA congratulates Bruce A. Beutle, Jules A. Hoffmann, and Ralph M. Steinman for receiving the 2011 Nobel Prize in Medicine.

General News | Aug. 23, 2011

The U.S. Department of Defense Awards $2.3 Million in Funding for Lupus Research

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

General News | Jun. 10, 2011

LFA Represents Lupus Community at Pediatric Rheumatic Drug Treatment Meeting

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.

General News | May. 02, 2011

Lupus Foundation of America Launches New Lupus Voices Across America™ Web site

Lupus Foundation of America is launching a website, Lupus Voices Across America™, that will allow people with lupus and their supporters to share their stories.

General News | Feb. 25, 2011

LFA Seeks Research Applications to Address the Gaps in Medical Research on Lupus

The Lupus Foundation of America seeks grant applications from researchers to address the gaps in medical research that exist in key areas of lupus research.

General News | Feb. 08, 2011

Human Genome Sciences and GlaxoSmithKline Announce Publication Phase 3 Study Results for BENLYSTA®

Human Genome Sciences and GlaxoSmithKline announced publication of the BLISS-52 study of BENLYSTA®.

General News | Jan. 10, 2011

Lupus Foundation of America Achieves International Consensus on Definition of a Lupus Flare

LFA-FLARE Definition Will Make Significant Contribution to Lupus Clinical Research