We are the world’s leading private funder of lupus research. Our goal: improve treatments while advancing lupus research toward a cure.

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Diagnosis and Treatment

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Research and Clinical Trials

For lupus scientists and treatment professionals

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Why us?

Our funding is leading to key discoveries that are improving diagnosis and therapies, while enabling researchers to find the way toward prevention and ultimately a cure for lupus.

100% of funds

go to support
research programs

500 Grants

fostering scientific
breakthroughs

$200 million

in support of
cutting-edge research

2019 – A Year of Breakthroughs

News and Events

We Need Your Voice! Join us for Our Annual Lupus Meeting and Advocate for Lupus Research Day

January 23, 2020 Don’t miss your chance to represent the lupus community on The Hill to tell Congress why...

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Have You Thought About a Lupus Clinical Trial as a Treatment Option?

January 16, 2020 With so few current treatment options for lupus and lupus nephritis, patients may benefit from joining...

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LRA Shares Excitement For What’s Ahead in Lupus Nephritis

January 16, 2020 Up to half of people with lupus will have lupus nephritis – damage to the kidneys...

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