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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...

Feb 06, 2013, 11:26 ET

Lupus Research Institute Accelerates Drive for the Cure: Calls for $1 Million Distinguished Innovator Award Submissions

 The Lupus Research Institute (LRI), the world's leading supporter of innovative research in lupus, invites notable scientists from around the...

Jan 31, 2013, 13:18 ET

Lupus Research Institute Awards $3.6 Million for Bold Novel Research Driving to New Treatments and a Cure

 The Lupus Research Institute (LRI) - world's leading supporter of innovative research in lupus -- today awards $3.6 million in Novel...

Oct 25, 2012, 09:36 ET

Pivotal Findings on Autoimmune Disease Shared at Lupus Research Institute "Forum for Discovery"

The 12th annual Lupus Research Institute (LRI) Scientific Conference "Forum for Discovery" brought together more than 60 of the country's top...

Oct 16, 2012, 14:15 ET

Lupus Research Institute Awards First $1 Million Private Sector Research Grants to Uncover the Root Causes of Lupus That Can Drive to a Cure

 The  Lupus Research Institute (LRI) today announced the first $1 million research grants given to lupus investigators by a private...

Jun 28, 2012, 11:28 ET

Lupus Research Institute Applauds Supreme Court Ruling on Healthcare Act

 The  Lupus Research Institute (LRI)  is strongly encouraged with today's bipartisan U.S. Supreme Court ruling upholding virtually...

May 04, 2012, 15:15 ET

New Published Guidelines to Help Physicians Diagnose and Treat Lupus Kidney Disease

The Lupus Research Institute (LRI) applauds our colleagues at the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) for issuing new guidelines to help...

May 01, 2012, 15:16 ET

Join the Lupus Research Institute: Get into the Loop and Learn About Lupus during May Lupus Awareness Month

Lupus Awareness Month starts today and the push is on to be on the look-out for this disease. If you often feel tired and achy, ask your healthcare...