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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Diagnosis and Treatment

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Research and Clinical Trials

For lupus scientists and treatment professionals

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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

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research programs

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fostering scientific
breakthroughs

$200 million

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cutting-edge research

News and Events

Empire State Building Lights Purple and Red for Lupus

November 19, 2018 The iconic Empire State Building lit up purple and red tonight in honor of the Lupus...

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Lupus Research Alliance 2018 Breaking Through Gala Breaks Record — Raises $3.5 Million for Lupus Research

The Lupus Research Alliance 2018 Breaking Through Gala honored Board member William J. Wolfe, Chairman and CEO of First...

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Research Shows Helping Others Helps You

Study results presented at the American College of Rheumatology provided scientific evidence for what we all intuitively know –supporting...

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