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Corticosteroid Use by Lupus Patients Increased Risk of Organ Damage

April 7, 2015
Larger doses of the corticosteroid prednisone increased the risk of developing organ damage in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), according to a analysis of the Hopkins Lupus Cohort.

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Study Identifies Protein that Triggers Lupus-Associated Immune System Activation

April 6, 2015
Suppressing innate immune pathway could reduce symptoms of autoimmune disorder Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) investigators have identified an inflammatory molecule that appears to play an...

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Press Releases

Dr. George C. Tsokos Selected as 2015 Recipient of the Lupus Insight Prize

May 21, 2015
NEW YORK, NY -- George C. Tsokos, M.D., Chief of the Rheumatology Division at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, has been selected as the 2015...

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Alliance for Lupus Research Announces New Lupus Clinical Trial to Study Ustekinumab

April 22, 2015
NEW YORK, NY -- The Alliance for Lupus Research (ALR) is pleased to announce it is working with Janssen Research & Development, LLC (Janssen), one of the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of...

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