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May. 16, 2014—May. 17, 2014

Put On Purple

May. 17, 2014 9:00 am | Overton Park Pavilion

Memphis Area Walk to End Lupus Now

Help raise funds and AWARENESS by participating in the 5k walk/run at Overton Park


Latest News See all >

Sep. 04, 2013

Pilot Study Sheds Light on a Potential New Approach for Treating Lupus Nephritis

A new study Center suggests that it may be possible to avoid maintenance (long-term) treatment of lupus kidney disease with oral steroids.

Sep. 04, 2013

Adult Stems Cells in the Treatment of Lupus - Where are we now?

Studies with mesenchymal stem cells are promising, but there are no controlled trials to confirm their efficacy. The next step is to perform controlled clinical trials to determine how the cells work.

Sep. 04, 2013

Advancing Science - Improving Lives

Our national lupus research program aggressively seeks to advance the science and medicine of lupus and to improve the quality of life for all people affected by lupus.

Sep. 04, 2013

Learn Why Lupus is a Cruel Mystery

Learn what makes lupus so different from many other diseases and why lupus is a cruel mystery.