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News and Events

Overcoming Challenges to Lupus Management

A recent review article in Lupus Science & Medicine provides a valuable overview of the “10 most important contemporary...

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New Trial Begins to Test Investigational Cenerimod to Treat Lupus

January 8, 2019 Source: Idorsia LTD Press Release Idorsia Ltd (SIX: IDIA)  announced that the first patient has been...

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Lupus Research Alliance Announces Translational Research Grants to Speed Development of New Treatments

NEW YORK, NY – January 10.  Can “borrowed” drugs for treating other diseases protect the skin in patients with...

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