What is Lupus?
The immune system is designed to attack foreign substances in the body. If you have lupus, something goes wrong with your immune system and it attacks healthy cells and tissues. This can damage many parts of the body such as the:
There are many kinds of lupus. The most common type, systemic lupus erythematosus, affects many parts of the body. Other types of lupus are:
Our Current Enrolling Lupus Studies:
Below is a summary of our current trials, if you are interested in learning more, simply click on the trial's name to answer a few qualifying questions and request a contact by our research staff:
Illuminate Lupus Study
This study is investigating a subcutaneous injection of LY2127399 to test for safety and effectiveness in patients who are 18 years and older who have been diagnosed with SLE and are having active symptoms such as joint pain, skin rashes, and a positive ANA. Compensation for time and travel is available.