The Lupus Research Alliance – the Lupus Clinical Investigators Network Clinical Trials

The Lupus Research Alliance posts clinical trials available through the Lupus Clinical Investigators Network (LuCIN), a North American-based lupus clinical trials network composed of fifty-seven (57) of the most reputable academic research medical centers in the world. Visit the Lupus Research Alliance site for more information.

AVISE Testing

AVISE testing offers leading-edge diagnostic, prognostic, and monitoring tools for autoimmune rheumatic diseases such as lupus and rheumatoid arthritis.

TriWest Research Associates

TriWest Research Associates (TWRA) is dedicated to improving the quality of human life by maintaining a global vision in finding solutions through medical research trials to the diversified needs of our world. Contact TWRA for details about clinical research studies available in San Diego.

MedDerm Clinical Trial

MedDerm Dermatology is conducting a research study on a new investigational cream for discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE).

  • Participants must have 2 active DLE lesions that are less than 6 months old.
  • Study treatment to be used twice daily for 6 weeks.
  • Must be available to attend 6 study visits at a dermatology clinic with 2-week intervals.

Qualified participants will receive the new investigational topical study treatment, sunscreen, and study-related examinations at no cost. Expense for study-related travel will be reimbursed.

If you are between 18 and 70 years of age, have active DLE lesions, and are interested in taking part or hearing more, please call 619-542-0013 or click here.