Feb. 06, 2014

NIH Announces Partnership to Accelerate Development of New Treatments for Lupus & Other Diseases

The Lupus Foundation of America will partner with the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health (FNIH) to support a new five-year initiative that will accelerate the ability to develop new medicines for lupus and other diverse and complex diseases.

Jan. 14, 2014

Congress Recognizes the Importance of Lupus Research and Programs

What a way to kick off 2014! Last night, the House and Senate appropriators dropped the Omnibus Appropriations bill.

Nov. 15, 2013

Putting Lupus in Permanent Remission

Northwestern Medicine® scientists have successfully tested a nontoxic therapy that suppresses Lupus in blood samples of people with the autoimmune disease. This is a positive step toward one day developing a vaccine-like therapy that could keep Lupus in remission in the human body without the use of toxic drugs.

Nov. 09, 2013

Center for Clinical Trials Education

Nov. 09, 2013

Funding for Department of Defense Clinical Trial Grant of Lupus

Oct. 24, 2013

Black Women Develop Lupus at Younger Age with More Life-Threatening Complications

There are substantial racial disparities in the burden of lupus, according to initial data from the largest and most far-reaching epidemiology study ever conducted on the disease lupus and published online today by the journal, Arthritis and Rheumatism and in print in a 2014 issue of the journal. New data from two registries, part of the National Lupus Patient Registry (NLPR), also reveal that black females disproportionately are burdened by lupus, a devastating and complicated autoimmune disease.

Sep. 29, 2013

Learn About the New Health Insurance Marketplace

Aug. 14, 2013

Nick Cannon’s Fight Against Lupus