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  1. Class, ancestry and medication are factors in cardiac risk for lupus patients

    New research published in Rheumatology, the international, peer-reviewed scientific journal, has suggested that systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patients of African descent and from lower...
  2. Function restored in T cells from lupus patients by targetting lipid metabolism

    Patients with the autoimmune disorder lupus erythematosus (SLE) exhibit multiple immune system defects.

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  3. Pregnancy complications in lupus patients may be prevented by malaria drug combo

    An anti-malaria drug combination might be useful in helping to prevent pregnancy complications in women with lupus and the related disorder antiphospholipid syndrome, Yale School of Medicine...
  4. New hope for lupus screening and treatment

    Researchers from the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) have discovered a new immune protein influencing autoimmune diseases such as lupus and multiple sclerosis.In autoimmune diseases like...
  5. Wide disparities in diagnosis time for childhood lupus identified

    New research has found that a child's symptoms and the doctor they are referred by can affect the time taken to diagnose juvenile systemic lupus erythematosus (JSLE). The research, which shows...
  6. Lupus patients may benefit from identification of targets of autoantibodies

    Patients with the autoimmune disease systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) produce autoantibodies that target can cause damage to multiple organ systems. The host factors that are targeted by...
  7. Nontoxic therapy shows encouraging results in blood samples from lupus patients

    Northwestern Medicine® scientists have successfully tested a nontoxic therapy that suppresses Lupus in blood samples of people with the autoimmune disease. This is a positive step toward one day...
  8. Headaches in lupus patients not linked to disease activity study says

    Headache is common among patients with system lupus erythematosus according to new research published in Arthritis & Rheumatism, a journal of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR). The study...
  9. Lupus a greater risk for young, black women with more life-threatening complications

    Young, black women have the highest rate of developing lupus and are most likely to be diagnosed at a younger age than whites and during childbearing years, according to a new University of Michigan...
  10. How DNA damage may trigger lupus erythematosus

    Summer, sun and the sea - a dream vacation for most - can turn sour for those affected by lupus erythematosus. For them, absorption of the UV-light component in sunlight may cause florid inflammation...
  11. Gene variants identifed that may cause kidney problems in lupus patients

    Variants in a particular gene are linked with an increased risk for kidney complications in patients with lupus, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American...
  12. OGT Marks World Lupus Day With Announcement Of Novel Biomarker Panel To Support Earli

    Superior sensitivity and specificity compared to current laboratory tests Oxford Gene Technology (OGT), provider of innovative genetics research and biomarker solutions to advance molecular medicine,...
  13. In Development - A Nanogel-Based Treatment For Lupus

    Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is disease in which the immune system mistakenly attacks healthy tissues, resulting in inflammation and tissue damage. Current treatments are focused on suppression...
  14. Scientists Find A Key Element Of Lupus, Suggesting Better Drug Targets

    A team led by scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) has identified specific cellular events that appear key to lupus, a debilitating autoimmune disease that afflicts tens of millions of...
  15. Myeloma, Lupus, Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients May One Day Benefit From Research On Im

    Scientists have identified the gene essential for survival of antibody-producing cells, a finding that could lead to better treatments for diseases where these cells are out of control, such as...
  16. No Significant Cancer Risk For Patients From Lupus Drugs

    People who take immunosuppressive drugs to treat lupus do not necessarily increase their cancer risk according to new research led by scientists at the Research Institute of the McGill University...
  17. Lenalidomide Offers An Effective Alternative Treatment For Cutaneus Lupus Erythematos

    Although rare there are several treatments available for cutaneus lupus erythematosus (CLE). However other options are needed for people who do not respond to medication or relapse...

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  18. Link Between Uranium Exposure And Increased Lupus Rate

    People living near a former uranium ore processing facility in Ohio are experiencing a higher than average rate of lupus, according a new study conducted by scientists at the University of Cincinnati...
  19. The Impact Of Rheumatoid Arthritis And Lupus On Joint Replacement Surgery Outcomes

    Two new studies by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery have overturned common beliefs about joint replacement in patients with lupus and rheumatoid arthritis (RA). In one study, researchers...
  20. Women With Lupus Have A Higher Risk For Preeclampsia

    DMARD Use Rare in Pregnancy; May Pose Slight Preeclampsia Risk New research reports that women with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) have a two-fold increase in risk of preeclampsia - a dangerous...
  21. Lupus Increases Risk For Preeclampsia In Pregnancy

    New research reports that women with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) have a two-fold increase in risk of preeclampsia - a dangerous condition in which pregnant women develop high blood pressure...
  22. Lupus Patients May Benefit From Vitamin D Supplements

    A new clinical study published in BioMedCentral's open access journal Arthritis Research and Therapy provides preliminary evidence that vitamin D supplementation could be considered an...
  23. No Added Benefit Proven For Belimumab For Lupus Erythematosus

    Belimumab (trade name Benlysta ®) has been approved since July 2011 as an add-on therapy for adult patients with the autoimmune disease systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). This monoclonal antibody is...
  24. Lupus Patients Benefit From The Power Of New Silicon Chip

    Researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine and Intel Corp. have collaborated to synthesize and study a grid-like array of short pieces of a disease-associated protein on silicon chips...
  25. Exposure To Staph Bacteria Could Lead To Lupus

    Mayo Clinic research shows that chronic exposure to even small amounts of Staphylococcus aureus (staph) bacteria, which is frequently found on the skin or in the nose, could present a risk factor for...
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