May. 17, 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.

May. 09, 2018

International Survey Shows Low Global Understanding About Lupus

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

Apr. 30, 2018

LIFELINE Grant Recipient Secures $6.7 Million from NIH for Lupus Research

Foundation’s bridge-funding supported Dr. Jill Buyon’s lab at NYU-Langone to continue study on pregnancy and lupus.

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.

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.

Apr. 17, 2018

New Study Seeks to Determine Effectiveness of Synthetic Cannabis in Relieving Joint Pain in Lupus

A new clinical trial is underway to test the efficacy of a synthetic cannabinoid derivative for joint pain.

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.

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.