Congratulations to Dr. Crow and Hospital for Special Surgery for the top hospital honor in U.S. World & News Report.
Researchers studied connection between SLE patients with discoid lupus erythematosus and the risk for other clinical manifestations such as photosensitivity, anti-Smith antibodies, and arthritis.
While most people take full advantage of summer fun activities — exposure to the sun can be downright dangerous for a person with lupus. It can trigger a painful rash called cutaneous lupus erythematosus that may result in permanent scarring.
It’s thanks to you that the ALR has been able to make many important scientific discoveries. There is no vacation from lupus, so get in on it and help us to continue our mission to find a cure by clicking here: http://bit.ly/mx4kmH
Erik J. Peterson, M.D., ALR-funded researcher, and a team of scientists at the University of Minnesota have identified infection-fighting and inflammation-suppressing functions for a gene associated with autoimmune disease.
Claudine Mauriello shares her story in the latest Lupus Research Update. Read about this extraordinary ALR volunteer: http://bit.ly/12t13Ln
Check out our multi-media glossary for more information about lupus and terms associated with lupus at http://bit.ly/X8Nt8z
The Alliance for Lupus Research is happy to be partnering with Macy’s for their in-store-only Shop for a Cause Event on Saturday, August 24, 2013! Every $5 Shopping Pass purchased goes directly to finding a cure for Lupus. *Click here for more information and to purchase your coupon now! http://bit.ly/15J21Su
Help us “strike out” lupus with the purchase of an Alliance for Lupus Research baseball hat. Check out the hat and other items you’ll need for Summer in the ALR Store.