Research News

Research News | Oct. 21, 2018

Lupus Scientist Receives Prestigious Award; Young Investigator also Recognized for Contributions

Doctors Petri and Kahlenberg are names the 2018 recipients of the Evelyn V. Hess Award and Mary Betty Stevens Young Investigator Prize.

Research News | Oct. 16, 2018

Exagen Announces Launch of Novel Biomarker PC4d Associated with Thrombosis in Lupus

Exagen Diagnostic, creator of the AVISE® CTD test for lupus, expands portfolio of patented CB-CAPs blood tests.

Research News | Sep. 11, 2018

Six Young Scientists Receive Award to Build the Next Generation of Lupus Researchers

Awardee research areas underline breadth of field and comprehensive approach to studying lupus.

Research News | Aug. 31, 2018

Lupus Foundation of America Responds to Release of Data from Trial of Anifrolumab

CEO Sandra C. Raymond responds to announcement of Phase III trial results of anifrolumab.

Research News | Aug. 20, 2018

Exagen Diagnostics and CareFirst Team Up to Study AVISE Lupus Test

Exagen Diagnostics and CareFirst BlueCross have come together for the new lupus diagnostic test.

Research News | Aug. 15, 2018

Award Supporting Early Career Scientists Aims to Reduce Future Shortage of Lupus Researchers

Grant awardees focus on moving research forward in two critical areas, childhood lupus and kidney damage

Research News | Jul. 10, 2018

Major Lupus Stem Cell Study Receives Additional Funding from the National Institutes of Health

The LFA, in partnership with NIAD, will co-fund a study researching potential new lupus treatments.

Research News | Jun. 29, 2018

LFA-Funded Research Studies Continue to Reap Benefits for People with Lupus

A diagnostic test developed through research supported by the Foundation has found to be a reliable measure of lupus disease activity.