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 Awareness Month

Editor-in-Chief Prof. Ronald van Vollenhoven has written a blog post about Lupus Awareness Month. The blog posts features important papers that have been published in Lupus Science & Medicine since its launch in 2014.

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Lupus Science & Medicine articles are now discoverable via PubMed and PubMed Central.

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EULAR 2016

The EULAR Congress will be taking place on 8-11th June in London. We look forward to seeing you at the BMJ stand, where you can talk to us about publishing in Lupus Science & Medicine and pick up exclusive discounts. 

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