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Lupus LA Company Profile

14:53 EDT 22nd September 2017 | BioPortfolio

As the west coast division of the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation, Lupus LA partners with the Lupus Research Institute (LRI) to fund novel lupus research that will prevent, treat and cure the complex disease. With the power of Hollywood and the strength of its volunteer leadership, Lupus LA raises lupus awareness throughout the United States. Its fundraising events harness the might of the media and entertainment industries to spread the word about lupus and its symptoms and dangers, and the need for safe and effective new treatments and a cure. Further information about Lupus LA can be found at www.lupusla.org.


News Articles [241 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Loopy Lupus? Researchers draw surprising link between inflammation and mental illness

Up to 75 percent of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus—an incurable autoimmune disease commonly known as lupus—experience neuropsychiatric symptoms. But so far, our understanding of

Lupus Nephritis May Be As Straightforward As Lupus R&D Gets

Some drug makers are tackling lupus R&D by focusing on a specific subset of the disease, lupus nephritis, where diagnosis...   

Blood Test Detects Heart Attack Risk in Lupus Patients

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Lupus) is a genetically complex chronic relapsing immune mediated rheumatic disease characterized by inflammation that may affect...

Surprising new link between inflammation and mental illness

Up to 75 percent of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus -- an incurable autoimmune disease commonly known as lupus -- experience neuropsychiatric symptoms. But so far, our understanding of the ...

Neuroinflammation: Synapses pruned in lupus

Lupus is an autoimmune disease that can cause brain dysfunction. Studies in mouse models of lupus find that interferon proteins can cause the brain's immune cells to trim the synaptic connections betw...

CC-220 yielded positive results in phase 2a study of patients with SLE

In a population of patients with lupus, the ubiquitin ligase modulator CC-220 appeared to be generally well-tolerated, with neutropenia and dermatitis seen at the highest doses assessed, according to ...

Selena Gomez Brings Attention To Organ Donor Need And Fact That Lupus Is More Common In Young Women

Selena Gomez represents three demographic groups that are more likely to be diagnosed with lupus and lupus-related kidney disease. About one in five lupus patients with kidney disease will need a tran...

Potential cause for lupus is discovered

A particular protein could be a cause for the adverse reaction of the immune system in people with lupus, says research published in Nature Immunology. Lupus is an autoimmune disease that causes the i...

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PubMed Articles [311 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

An invisible student population: Accommodating and serving college students with lupus.

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), or lupus, is a chronic autoimmune disorder. Individuals with lupus face unique psychosocial and emotional challenges such as living with the unpredictability of the...

Renal outcome after kidney-transplantation in Korean patients with lupus nephritis.

We investigated renal outcome of kidney-transplantation in 19 Korean recipients with biopsy-proven lupus nephritis and compared it with 18 Korean age- and gender-matched recipients without lupus nephr...

Repeated pulses of methyl-prednisolone with reduced doses of prednisone improve the outcome of class III, IV and V lupus nephritis: An observational comparative study of the Lupus-Cruces and lupus-Bordeaux cohorts.

To compare the clinical course of patients with class III, IV and V lupus nephritis (LN) treated at Hospital Universitario Cruces (CC) and at Bordeaux University Hospital (BC).

Treatment of lupus nephritis: current paradigms and emerging strategies.

Lupus nephritis is the most common organ-threatening manifestation of lupus and continues to result in end-stage renal disease. This review describes the contemporary treatment of lupus nephritis as w...

A 12-year retrospective review of bullous systemic lupus erythematosus in cutaneous and systemic lupus erythematosus patients.

Objective The aim of this study was to investigate the clinical features, laboratory findings, systemic manifestations, treatment and outcome of patients with bullous systemic lupus erythematosus in a...

Clinical Trials [317 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Duke Lupus Registry

Lupus is a systemic autoimmune disease that can present with many varied symptoms, including joint pain, fevers, kidney disease, and rashes. Lupus can affect anyone, but it is most common...

Nicotinamide Treatment for Lupus-associated Skin Lesions in Lupus Erythematosus

This clinical study will test the efficacy and safety of nicotinamide for lupus-associated skin lesions refractory to the treatment of hydroxychloroquine plus low-dose corticosteroids in p...

Safety Study of AMG 557 in Subjects With Lupus Arthritis

This is a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, parallel, placebo-controlled, multiple dose study that will enroll approximately 40 systemic lupus erythematosus subjects with active lupus...

Study of GL701 in Men With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Lupus flares and other symptoms associated with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) may be caused by a deficiency of dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA). GL701 is an investigational new drug mea...

Etanercept for the Treatment of Lupus Nephritis

Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is a chronic, multisystem, autoimmune disease in which the body's immune system attacks its own normal tissues. This abnormal autoimmune response can res...

Companies [39 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Lupus LA

As the west coast division of the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation, Lupus LA partners with the Lupus Research Institute (LRI) to fund novel lupus research that will prevent, treat and cure the complex disease....

S.L.E. Lupus Foundation

The S.L.E. Lupus Foundation, headquartered in New York City with a West Coast division in Los Angeles, is the country's preeminent nonprofit organization providing direct patient services, education, ...

Lupus Alliance of America

The Lupus Alliance of America Michigan Indiana Affiliate's mission is to educate health care providers, promote early detection, alleviate suffering for those diagnosed with lupus and eradicate the di...

Lupus Research Institute

Systemic lupus erythematosus (S.L.E.), commonly called lupus, is a chronic and potentially fatal autoimmune disorder and one of the nation's least recognized major diseases. In lupus, the body's immun...

Lupus Foundation of America, Inc. (LFA)

The LFA is the foremost national nonprofit health organization dedicated to finding the causes of and cure for lupus, and providing support, services, and hope to all people affec...

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