Other Lupus Research Organizations

NIAID-supported research on autoimmune diseases, including lupus, focuses on: developing a greater understanding of the fundamental biologic principles underlying disease onset and progression; developing improved animal and in vitro models of disease; devising improved diagnostic tools; creating more effective interventions and preventive strategies; and identifying the epidemiologic profiles of autoimmune diseases. Visit the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at http://www3.niaid.nih.gov/topics/lupus/research/researchRole.htm


The Future Directions of Lupus Research. Presented by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the National Institutes of Health and the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. You can visit their website at http://www.niams.nih.gov/about_Us/Mission_and_Purpose/lupus_plan.asp


Research Links