May is a critical time to raise awareness and support for lupus. Amidst COVID-19 there’s an even brighter spotlight on this complex autoimmune disorder. What can the world learn from lupus? Find out here.

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Aurinia Completes NDA and Requests Priority Review of Voclosoporin by FDA for Lupus Nephritis

May 28, 2020 The Lupus Research Alliance is pleased to share that Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc submitted a New Drug...

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COVID-19 Caused Hydroxychloroquine Issues for Third of Lupus Patients, New LRA Survey Finds

NEW YORK, NY, May 28. More than one third of people with lupus experienced significant issues filling their hydroxychloroquine...

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Lupus and COVID-19: What You Need to Know – LIVE WEBCAST May 21 at 6 PM ET

Since the arrival of the novel coronavirus, lupus and the most prescribed drug used to treat it – hydroxychloroquine...

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