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Diagnosed age 31
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Lupus turned my life upside down.
It made me the passionate advocate and volunteer I am today.

Lupus is serious and relentless … and so are we. Be part of the movement to end lupus.

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Tackling Lupus from Every Direction
Advancing research. Improving lives.

We have redefined lupus research to expand efforts beyond funding research grants. Our approach is innovative and addresses the root problems that interfere with progress and sets a course to solve them. We focus on three critical goals: identify the causes of lupus, discover better ways to control symptoms and, ultimately, find pathways to cure lupus.

$615 million
secured in federal research funding for lupus in the past five years
grant and fellowship awards to lupus investigators
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