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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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

473 Grants

fostering scientific
breakthroughs

$182 million

in support of
cutting-edge research

News and Events

New Paper Confirms Lupus is a Dangerous Disease – a Leading Cause of Death for Young Women and Girls

The Lupus Research Alliance appreciates new published findings that finally document what we and the lupus community have long...

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New Treatment Possible After Discovery of Inflammation-Triggering Protein

Inflammation helps us repair injuries and defeat infections. It’s supposed to shut down once a crisis is over. In...

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Condolences to Family of Long-Time Donors

Posted July 23, 2018 in New York Times We at the Lupus Research Alliance extend our deepest condolences to...

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