Lupus Science & Medicine is a global, peer reviewed, Open Access online journal that provides a central point for publication of basic, clinical, translational, and epidemiological studies of all aspects of lupus and related diseases. It is the first lupus-specific Open Access journal in the world and has been developed in response to the need for a barrier-free forum for publication of groundbreaking studies in lupus.

An official journal of the Lupus Foundation of America (LFA), which is dedicated to advancing the science and medicine of lupus while offering support to patients and their caregivers.

Lupus 2016 conference

Lupus Science & Medicine is delighted to be supporting the Lupus 2016 conference as the publication outlet for the conference abstracts. Lupus 2016 will take place on 29th September - 1st October in Armonk, USA.

The conference aims to integrate North American, South American, and Caribbean scientific experts to stimulate discussion, identify problems, and promote collaborative solutions and strategies to improve treatments and outcomes for lupus patients. 

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Dr Jane Salmon is a Professor of Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology at Weill Cornell Medical College, and the Collette Kean Research Professor at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, USA. In this blog post, she discusses the PROMISSE study, for which she is the principle investigator.

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