Systemic Lupus Erythematosus News and Research

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Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) is the form of the disease that most people are referring to when they say "lupus." The word "systemic" means the disease can affect many parts of the body. The symptoms of SLE may be mild or serious. Although SLE usually first affects people between the ages of 15 and 45 years, it can occur in childhood or later in life as well.
Sphingolipids associated with heart disease in African Americans with lupus

Sphingolipids associated with heart disease in African Americans with lupus

Lupus flare-ups could be linked to environmental factors

Lupus flare-ups could be linked to environmental factors

Study shows ADA2 is a sensitive, specific biomarker for macrophage activation syndrome

Study shows ADA2 is a sensitive, specific biomarker for macrophage activation syndrome

Atmospheric and environmental changes linked to organ-specific lupus flares

Atmospheric and environmental changes linked to organ-specific lupus flares

Neutrophil extracellular traps could cause organ damage in malaria

Neutrophil extracellular traps could cause organ damage in malaria

Scientists show how protein Ikaros orchestrates fine balance to control autoimmunity

Scientists show how protein Ikaros orchestrates fine balance to control autoimmunity

Gut bacterial changes influence lupus treatment results in pregnancy

Gut bacterial changes influence lupus treatment results in pregnancy

Uncovering new T cell regulatory processes could help treat autoimmune disease

Uncovering new T cell regulatory processes could help treat autoimmune disease

Study shows how the interplay of two cytokines affects development of Tfh cells

Study shows how the interplay of two cytokines affects development of Tfh cells

Breakthrough study identifies specific antibody target implicated in neuropsychiatric lupus

Breakthrough study identifies specific antibody target implicated in neuropsychiatric lupus

Blood clotting proteins in urine act as potent biomarkers for lupus

Blood clotting proteins in urine act as potent biomarkers for lupus

Researchers discover blood clotting proteins in urine as biomarkers of lupus nephritis

Researchers discover blood clotting proteins in urine as biomarkers of lupus nephritis

It is okay for women with lupus to get pregnant with proper care, says new study

It is okay for women with lupus to get pregnant with proper care, says new study

Study shows potential culprit behind Lupus

Study shows potential culprit behind Lupus

New research offers hints to origins of systemic lupus erythematosus

New research offers hints to origins of systemic lupus erythematosus

Researchers identify new clues on tissue damage in rheumatoid arthritis and lupus

Researchers identify new clues on tissue damage in rheumatoid arthritis and lupus

Researchers develop NO-scavenging hydrogel for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

Researchers develop NO-scavenging hydrogel for treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

Research could lead to new treatments for people with autoimmune disorders

Research could lead to new treatments for people with autoimmune disorders

New study shows how a kidney biopsy can be used to tailor treatment for lupus patients

New study shows how a kidney biopsy can be used to tailor treatment for lupus patients

Adverse childhood experiences associated with worse lupus symptoms

Adverse childhood experiences associated with worse lupus symptoms