View Full Version : New Grants Fund Critical Areas Of Lupus Research

10-14-2010, 12:21 PM
The Lupus Foundation of America, Inc. (LFA) today announced the awarding of six new research grants to address gaps in the science and understanding of key areas of lupus research, including pediatric lupus, reproductive health issues in people with lupus, lupus nephritis (kidney involvement), and neuropsychiatric lupus, which affects the brain and nervous system...

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10-14-2010, 01:43 PM
"The research funded this year tackles some of the most complex and challenging areas of lupus research," said Sandra C. Raymond, President and CEO of the Lupus Foundation of America. "Issues related to reproductive health, the kidneys, and the nervous system affect so many of those living with lupus, yet these areas of research have suffered from a lack of resources, and in some cases have seen little advancement."

These particular areas of research have been, as mentioned, truly under represented in previous Lupus research. This is good news!!

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