Other Lupus News

September 8, 2015

newly published study found that perceptions of racism in healthcare were more common in African-American (AA) patients than in white (WH) patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and were associated with depression

September 8, 2015

A recently published study has shown an association between high levels of saturated fat in the blood and an increase in inflammatory induced tissue damage.  Published in the September 8 edition of Cell Reports, the study has potential implications for patients with immune disorders such as lupus.

August 31, 2015

Janus Biotherapeutics collaborating with pharmaceutical giant Roche to develop toll-like receptor (TLR) inhibitor with the potential to address several autoimmune diseases – including lupus.

August 25, 2015

Early clinical trials suggest the investigational drug blisibimod may be safe and effective in treating lupus.

August 21, 2015

As reported by Lupus Daily News, a new study published in International Journal of Molecular Sciences shows that a standard lupus treatment can affect osteoporosis. 

August 20, 2015

 A new study finds that Benlysta, approved for lupus, may benefit patients with Sjögren’s.

August 19, 2015

As reported by Rheumatology Network, a new study published in American Journal of Public Health reports that unfair treatment by healthcare professionals is associated with disease damage among black women.

August 17, 2015

A new study suggests a target for developing a potential lupus treatment.

July 29, 2015

Learnings from two epratuzumab studies will inform progress in this complex autoimmune disease