Research News | Feb. 17, 2015

New Findings Give Hope for Better Testing for Severe Lupus Nephritis

Lupus-related kidney inflammation (lupus nephritis) is one of the most common and serious complications of lupus. However, a new study demonstrates that an understudied inflammation pathway in lupus may bring researchers closer to developing a novel blood-based test that could predict the progression of kidney failure.

Blog | Feb. 11, 2015

For Someone You Love…

How will you show your love for someone special this Valentine's Day? National board member Fran Tsimoyianis chooses to support the Lupus Foundation of America because someone she loves has lupus.

Research News | Feb. 03, 2015

Symposium Sheds Light on Clinical Trials

At a scientific symposium in San Francisco last month, some of the country’s foremost experts on lupus shared their insights about the current state of lupus clinical trial design. Read more.

Blog | Feb. 02, 2015

Jessica and Jen: A Friendship Strengthened by Disease

Jessica Molon and Jen Strom are friends, former roommates and most importantly, they are each other’s support system. Jen has been living with lupus for more than four years and Jessica was recently diagnosed with a benign brain tumor.

Blog | Jan. 30, 2015

Q&A with Dr. Hazel L. Breland - Exercise and Lupus

February 2015 - Dr. Hazel L. Breland, PhD, OTR/L answered your questions about exercise and lupus as part of the Ask the Experts program.

General News | Jan. 29, 2015

Lupus Foundation of America Accepting Applications to Fund Critical Lupus Research

This year, the Foundation’s National Research Program will fund priority areas in lupus research, including new grants in environmental triggers of lupus and health outcomes in pediatric lupus.

Blog | Jan. 15, 2015

Alena Joyner: Story of My Life!

Alena Joyner's lupus story began roughly 8 years ago. Despite lupus, she enjoys life and refuses to be defeated by the mysterious illness.

General News | Jan. 15, 2015

Lupus Organizations Collaborate to Further Advance Lupus Research

The request for nominations for the Lupus Insight Prize will open January 15, 2015 and will be awarded at the Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies (FOCIS) annual meeting in San Diego this June.