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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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.

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breakthroughs

$200 million

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News and Events

Lupus Research Alliance Applauds FDA’s Fast Track Designation to Develop Baricitinib for Lupus

NEW YORK, NY. December 14. The Lupus Research Alliance is pleased to share good news about a potential new...

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5th Rally Against Lupus Raises $1+ Million for Lupus Research

November 30, 2018 This event is the brain child of Lupus Research Alliance Board member Nadeem Meghji, whose young niece...

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Learning to Self-Advocate in the Transition from Pediatric to Adult Lupus Care by Denita Perry

November 29, 2018 Making the transition from being a young person with lupus to an adult is something that...

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