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General News | Jun. 13, 2018

House Committee Spending Bill Delivers Win for Lupus Research

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

General News | 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.

General News | May. 16, 2018

DOD Releases Pre-Announcement of FY 2018 Lupus Research Funding Opportunities

The FY 2018 DOD Appropriations Act, passed by Congress and strongly supported by the Lupus Foundation of America, included $5M for the Lupus Research Program in FY 2018 to support innovative and impactful research that addresses fundamental issues in lupus.

General News | May. 09, 2018

International Survey Shows Low Global Understanding About Lupus

16-Nation survey released by World Lupus Federation on May 10, 2018

General News | May. 01, 2018

New Study Finds Lupus is a Leading Cause of Death Among Young Women

Public encouraged to join efforts to increase lupus awareness in May.

General News | Apr. 18, 2018

Barbara Bush: A Tribute to Her Support of People with Lupus.

We are saddened by the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush and express our deepest condolences to the Bush Family.

General News | Mar. 23, 2018

Thousands of Advocates Urge Congress to Support Lupus Research Funding

Lupus Foundation of America highlights lupus and children as part of its National Lupus Advocacy Summit.

General News | Mar. 23, 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.