General News | Jan. 04, 2017

We’re partnering with The Mighty!

The Lupus Foundation of America will now have a dedicated home page on The Mighty and appear as a resource on lupus-related stories across the site.

Research News | Dec. 13, 2016

21st Century Cures Act Signed into Law

In a victory for research advocates, on December 13, President Barack Obama signed the 21st Century Cures Act into law.

Research News | Dec. 09, 2016

FDA Grants Fast Track Status for Neovacs’ study of IFNα Kinoid in Lupus

Fast Track is a process designed to expedite FDA review and get important new drugs to the patient earlier.

Research News | Dec. 02, 2016

New Research!America Fact Sheet on Lupus

Lupus is the feature of a new publication by the largest non-profit alliance committed to making medical research a national priority.

Research News | Nov. 15, 2016

LFA-Funded Study Helps Expedite Drug Development

This week, LFA-supported researchers will share results of a study that could help expedite the delivery of new and safer therapies to people with lupus.

General News | Nov. 14, 2016

LFA-Supported Researchers Share Promise for Future Lupus Treatments and Cure

30 researchers funded by the LFA are presenting this week at the annual scientific meeting of the American College of Rheumatology. #ACR16 is among the world’s largest gatherings where results of medical research studies in the area of rheumatology are presented for critical peer evaluation.

General News | Nov. 14, 2016

Top Lupus Researchers Recognized For Exceptional Achievement

We're honored to announce the winners of this year's Evelyn V. Hess Award and Mary Betty Stevens Young Investigator Prize.

General News | Oct. 24, 2016

Announcing the Cut it Out Challenge: A Crowdfunding Campaign for Lupus

The LFA has launched a Crowdrise campaign to draw attention to the sacrifices people with lupus are forced to make.