Research News

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.

Research News | Aug. 15, 2016

Phase IIB Clinical Trial of Voclosporin Successfully Achieves Primary Endpoint

Trial results offer hope of a more effective and tolerable treatment option to manage lupus-related kidney disease.

Research News | Jun. 17, 2016

Three Ways You Can Improve Lupus Research

Participating in research can be a rewarding experience, and is essential to improve the quality of life of people with lupus.

Research News | Jun. 14, 2016

PARTNERS to Participate in $4 Million Research Study Comparing Stress Management Approaches

The study will examine the medical impact of mindfulness interventions for lupus patients.

Research News | May. 16, 2016

New Study: Predicting Risk of Miscarriage During First Trimester

A new study suggests that testing positive for lupus anticoagulant antibodies in the first trimester of pregnancy is the strongest predictor of pregnancy loss in women with lupus.

Research News | Mar. 15, 2016

Low Rates of Organ Damage Shown in Long-term Use of Benlysta®

According to lead author, Dr. Ian Bruce, at the University of Manchester, UK, the results are encouraging

Research News | Feb. 12, 2016

Faster Progress to New Treatments: Study Points to Improvements in Clinical Trial Design

A new study points to specific changes companies can make in clinical trials so that, in the future, clearer data can lead us closer to a cure.

Research News | Feb. 12, 2016

Early Treatment is Key to Minimize Infections in People with Lupus

A new study looked specifically at rates of hospitalization for serious infections among people with lupus.