Press Releases


February 4, 2014-Alliance for Lupus Research and Lupus Research Institute Partner with National Institutes of Health to Accelerate Drug Discovery in Lupus
January 14, 2014- Lupus Research Institute Advocacy Gains $2 Million in New Congressional Appropriations to Improve Lupus Diagnosis and Treatment


December 17, 2013-Lupus Organizations Unite to Stimulate Advances in Lupus Research
November 26, 2013-Gala 2013 Raises Over $2 Million for Lupus Research
October 24, 2013-Lupus Research Institute Announces New Global Research on Fundamental Causes of Lupus
October 21, 2013-The Passing of Congressman Bill Young is a Loss to Lupus Patients Nationwide
October 2, 2013-New ALR-LRI Collaboration to Accelerate New Treatments for Lupus
July 15, 2013-Lupus Research Institute Advocacy Secures $2 Million Appropriation for Lupus Medical Education in Fiscal 2014 Senate Committee B

June 25, 2013-LRI Collaborates to Award First Lupus Insight Prize
June 3, 2013-U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg Dies – A Deep Loss To Lupus Patients Nationwide
May 30, 2013-Dr. Mark J. Shlomchik Selected as the First Recipient of the Lupus Insight Prize
May 22, 2013-LRI Hosts First International Conference to Advance New Treatments for Lupus Nephritis
May 1, 2013-Lupus Research Institute and the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation Address Global Treatment Issues for World Lupus Awareness Day
May 1, 2013-Lupus Research Institute Tops $170 Million for Novel Research in Lupus
February 6, 2013-Lupus Research Institute Accelerates Drive for the Cure: Calls for $1 Million Distinguished Innovator Award Submissions