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Lupus Research Institute Advocacy Hopes For Lupus Research and Education Support Gains In 2015 Congressional Appropriations

The New York and Chicago based non-profit Lupus Research Institute (LRI) Coalition, along with lupus patients nationwide are hopeful that the year-end Congressional Fiscal 2015 Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act will authorize support for several lupus research and professional education programs after the organization’s year-log advocacy. An…

Study Suggests Altering Gut Bacteria May Mitigate Lupus Symptoms

According to research recently published in the American Society for Microbiology’s journal Applied and Environmental Microbiology, Lactobacillus — a probiotic (beneficial bacteria) species commonly found in yogurt cultures — has been discovered to correlate in the gut of laboratory mouse models, with symptom mitigation in the autoimmune disorder systemic…