Our Approach to Lupus Research

Research is the key to solving the cruel mystery of lupus and ending its brutal impact. We believe smarter research will lead to faster progress. Lupus is a complex disease that doesn’t conform to conventional wisdom. Years of disappointing results in drug development demonstrate the urgent need to take lupus research in a new direction. Research on lupus needs innovation and the Lupus Foundation of America is committed to delivering it.

We provide experienced leadership and knowledgeable coordination.  

We convene stakeholders and rally support to tackle challenges people with lupus face today while laying a solid foundation to improve how lupus will be diagnosed and treated in the future. Our comprehensive strategic approach to lupus research is what sets us apart in this field. Below, discover the many ways we support smareter research so we can have faster progress.

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