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News and Events

Lupus Research Alliance and Lupus Therapeutics – Leading Voices in Trial Diversity

June 25, 2019 Caroline Donovan, Manager of Patient Engagement at Lupus Research Alliance (LRA) affiliate Lupus Therapeutics (LT) took...

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Skin Molecules Promote Cutaneous Lupus

June 24, 2019 Patients with cutaneous lupus develop rashes because immune cells move into the skin and cause inflammation....

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Possible Cancer Drug 2DG May Boost Good Immune Cells

June 20, 2019 The investigational drug 2DG, tested as a cancer treatment, shows promise for lupus in new results...

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