Before asking Congress to budget for lupus research, our advocates got the facts. Following summarizes what we learned so you can also know what we are fighting for and why we need Congressional support.
The LRI and S.L.E. Lupus Foundation congratulate Dr. Daniel Wallace on his appointment as consultant to XTL Biopharmaceuticals Ltd. for the planned Phase II trial for the Company's hCDR1 compound for lupus.
Read what LRI’s Scientific Advisor David Pisetsky, MD told CBSNews.com reporter Michelle Castillo about lupus in astory on inflammatory vasculitis as the particular autoimmune disease that proved fatal for actor Harold Ramis.
The first purple ribbon honorees (from left to right): Assemblymember Nora Campos, Shirley Saunders of Beta Sigma Phi, Margaret Dowd of the Lupus Research Institute, Jo Dewhirst - founding president of LFNC, Linda Foth of Beta Sigma Phi, and Dr. C. Michael Neuwelt.
Almost all of us are affected by state and federal issues with gaining access to medical care. To help people understand how we can work together to overcome obstacles to medical care for people with lupus, the Lupus Research Institute presented a two-part webinar series on advocacy.