Dr. William Stohl of the University of Southern California discusses the relationships among various parts of the immune system and their role in triggering lupus.
Future Direction for Research on Lupus
We are at the beginning of a new paradigm in lupus research. We are beginning to understand the underlying causes of lupus, how it progresses, and ways to better manage the disease. Dr. David Pisetsky of the Duke University Medical Center, discusses where lupus research may be headed in the coming years and why continued support of such efforts are critical to ultimately finding the exact causes and a cure for lupus.
Dr. Gregg Silverman discusses B-cells and how they contribute to the development of lupus and offers insight on the future direction of lupus research.