Jul. 11, 2018

House Committee Approves Funding of Critical Lupus Programs

U.S. House of Representatives approves a bill that includes lupus research funding.

Jul. 10, 2018

Major Lupus Stem Cell Study Receives Additional Funding from the National Institutes of Health

The LFA, in partnership with NIAD, will co-fund a study researching potential new lupus treatments.

Jun. 29, 2018

LFA-Funded Research Studies Continue to Reap Benefits for People with Lupus

A diagnostic test developed through research supported by the Foundation has found to be a reliable measure of lupus disease activity.

Jun. 28, 2018

Senate Committee Advances Funding for Lupus Research

U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations approves two spending bills that will provide critical funding for lupus research.

Jun. 13, 2018

House Committee Spending Bill Delivers Win for Lupus Research

The House of Representatives Appropriations Committee approves a bill, including funding for the Lupus Research Program.

May. 17, 2018

Department of Defense Announces Lupus Research Program Awardees

The Department of Defense (DOD) today announced the award of nearly $5 million to 13 innovative and impactful lupus research projects through its new Lupus Research Program.

Apr. 19, 2018

Lupus Foundation of America Supported Grant Finds Lupus is an Unrecognized Cause of Death in Women

A recently published study concludes that lupus is among the leading causes of death for women in the U.S.

Mar. 22, 2018

Leading Lupus Experts Propose Actionable Solutions to Improve Clinical Trials

Announcing a new white paper, "Lupus Community Panel Proposals for Optimizing Clinical Trials: 2018," developed to address critical issues that have stymied the lupus drug development process for decades.