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May 01, 2015, 08:00 ET

LRI Brings Lupus Into Focus During Lupus Awareness Month

The Lupus Research Institute (LRI), the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation and the LRI National Patient Coalition members recognize Lupus Awareness Month with...

Feb 18, 2015, 11:00 ET

LRI's 2015 Novel Research Grants Drive Discovery in Promising New Directions

 As the Lupus Research Institute (LRI) celebrates its 15th anniversary, the engine of innovation moves forward at accelerated speed with the...

Jan 15, 2015, 11:00 ET

Lupus Organizations Collaborate to Further Advance Lupus Research

The Alliance for Lupus Research (ALR), the Lupus Foundation of America (LFA)  and the Lupus Research Institute (LRI) join together again to...

Dec 10, 2014, 16:44 ET

Lupus Research Institute Advocacy on Cusp of Realizing 2015 Congressional Appropriations Gains for Lupus Research and Professional Education

Thanks to year-long advocacy by the Lupus Research Institute (LRI) Coalition and lupus patients nationwide, the year-end Fiscal 2015 "Consolidated...

Nov 25, 2014, 09:03 ET

S.L.E. Lupus Foundation Celebrates Innovation At Gala 2014

 The S.L.E. Lupus Foundation and the Lupus Research Institute raised $2 million at the annual Life Without Lupus Gala to support novel research...

Oct 30, 2014, 09:57 ET

Lupus Research Institute Awards $1-Million Grants to Discover What Causes Lupus

 The Lupus Research Institute (LRI) announced recipients of its 2014 Distinguished Innovator Awards with three cutting-edge projects that...

Sep 15, 2014, 11:15 ET

Lupus Research Institute Launches NYC's First Lupus Trials Fair

 Over 200 patients, families, physicians and scientists came together under one roof Saturday to learn, interact and participate in the drive...

Jul 08, 2014, 10:00 ET

Lupus Research Institute's Team Life Without Lupus® Joins Alliance for Lupus Research in NYC Walk with Us to Cure Lupus

 The Lupus Research Institute (LRI) today announced that Team Life Without Lupus® is joining the Alliance for Lupus Research (ALR)...

Jun 10, 2014, 12:59 ET

Lupus Research Institute Launches Industry Council to Accelerate New Treatments for Lupus

 The Lupus Research Institute (LRI) launched the LRI Industry Council, a collaborative initiative founded with 13 leading pharmaceutical and...

May 01, 2014, 11:37 ET

Take Lupus Research to the Power of 10

 To recognize World Lupus Day, May 10, the Lupus Research Institute (LRI) asks supporters to "Take Lupus Research to the Power of 10" and...

Feb 04, 2014, 16:49 ET

Alliance for Lupus Research and Lupus Research Institute Partner with National Institutes of Health to Accelerate Drug Discovery in Lupus

 The Alliance for Lupus Research (ALR) and the Lupus Research Institute (LRI) are proud to join the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in the...

Jan 14, 2014, 13:31 ET

Lupus Research Institute Advocacy Gains $2 Million in New Congressional Appropriations to Improve Lupus Diagnosis and Treatment

 The 2014 Omnibus Appropriations Bill released by the U.S. Congress last night provides $2 million to further the Lupus Initiative, the lupus...

Oct 09, 2013, 11:58 ET

Lupus Research Institute Announces New Global Research on Fundamental Causes of Lupus

The  Lupus Research Institute (LRI) announced recipients of its 2013 Distinguished Innovator Award, taking the organization across the globe...

Oct 02, 2013, 10:57 ET

New ALR-LRI Collaboration to Accelerate New Treatments for Lupus

Today, the Alliance for Lupus Research (ALR) and the Lupus Research Institute (LRI) announced a trailblazing cooperative project to speed up the...

May 22, 2013, 13:09 ET

Lupus Research Institute Hosts First International Conference to Advance New Treatments for Lupus Nephritis

 The Lupus Research Institute (LRI) today is hosting the first international conference devoted to advancing new treatments for lupus...

May 16, 2013, 11:25 ET

LRI National Patient Coalition Advocacy Culminates in Launch of Federal Provider Education Program

  The Lupus Research Institute (LRI) National Patient Coalition participated in today's launch of the Lupus Initiative®, the culmination...

May 10, 2013, 10:23 ET

Lupus Research Institute and the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation Address Global Treatment Issues for World Lupus Awareness Day

Affecting millions worldwide, lupus does not recognize national boundaries. For World Lupus Awareness Day 2013, the Lupus Research Institute (LRI)...

May 01, 2013, 12:11 ET

Lupus Research Institute Tops $170 Million for Novel Research in Lupus

 The Lupus Research Institute (LRI) announces a new $170 million milestone -- delivering unprecedented novel research funding and unprecedented...

Mar 19, 2013, 14:46 ET

Lupus Research Leaders Join Forces to Bring Vital Biomedical Research Issues to Congress

Together Voice Critical Need for Federal Appropriations to Support Lupus Research and Advance New Treatments  America's leading...

Mar 13, 2013, 14:18 ET

Lupus Research Institute Requests Strengthened NIH Funding for Biomedical Research in Debilitating Diseases like Lupus

 The Lupus Research Institute (LRI) calls for Congressional budget action to sustain the nation's biomedical research enterprise at the...