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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.

General News | Mar. 22, 2018

UPDATED 3/23 - Lupus Advocates Boost Funds for Lupus Research in Omnibus Appropriations Bill

The Omnibus Appropriations bill passed by the US House of Representatives on March 22 includes increased funding for critical lupus research and education programs.

General News | Mar. 07, 2018

The Lupus Foundation of America Elects Two New Members to its National Board of Directors

The Lupus Foundation of America announces the election of two new board members, Andrew Brophy and Barbara Polk.

General News | Feb. 21, 2018

NIH Datasets Will Accelerate the Quest for New Lupus Treatments

New datasets provide insight for cells in lupus and RA disease tissue.

General News | Jan. 25, 2018

Corporations Partner to Facilitate Earlier Diagnosis of Lupus

The collaboration between Exagen and GSK will raise awareness of Exagen's AVISE diagnostic and monitoring tests among healthcare professionals around the world.