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.

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EULAR 2015

The EULAR Congress will be held on 10-13 June in Rome, Italy. We look forward to seeing you there! Come to the BMJ stand for information and exclusive offers for the journal and our other essential rheumatology products.

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The journal is celebrating its first anniversary! We are offering 5 lucky winners 50% off the standard Article Publishing Charge and the Editors have also selected some key articles published in the journal.

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