Sep. 28, 2018

President Signs Bill Providing $14 Million for Lupus Research

The president signed the DoD and LHHS spending bills for lupus research and education funding.

Sep. 26, 2018

House Sends Lupus Research Funding to President’s Desk

The U.S. House of Representatives approves a spending package that will fund lupus research and education programs.

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.