Research News

Research News | 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.

Research News | 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.

Research News | Apr. 26, 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

Research News | 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.

Research News | Apr. 17, 2018

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

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

Research News | Feb. 07, 2018

Atacicept Study Data Shows Promising Results

Results from a Phase IIb 24-week clinical trial show that Atacicect is safe and may benefit people with high levels of disease activity.

Research News | Dec. 22, 2017

Major Lupus Stem Cell Study Receives Funding

$3.8 million committed by the Lupus Foundation of America to support first-of-its-kind research.

Research News | Nov. 06, 2017

Lupus Investigators Receive Prestigious Awards for Valuable Contributions in Research

Dr. Rosalind Ramsey-Goldman and Dr. José Crispín are recognized by the Lupus Foundation of America for their achievements in lupus research.