Research News

Research News | Sep. 11, 2018

Six Young Scientists Receive Award to Build the Next Generation of Lupus Researchers

Awardee research areas underline breadth of field and comprehensive approach to studying lupus.

Research News | Aug. 31, 2018

Lupus Foundation of America Responds to Release of Data from Trial of Anifrolumab

CEO Sandra C. Raymond responds to announcement of Phase III trial results of anifrolumab.

Research News | Aug. 20, 2018

Exagen Diagnostics and CareFirst Team Up to Study AVISE Lupus Test

Exagen Diagnostics and CareFirst BlueCross have come together for the new lupus diagnostic test.

Research News | Aug. 15, 2018

Award Supporting Early Career Scientists Aims to Reduce Future Shortage of Lupus Researchers

Grant awardees focus on moving research forward in two critical areas, childhood lupus and kidney damage

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.