Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)

People with active systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) are asked to participate in a research study being conducted by the Montefiore Medical Center.

You may be eligible to participate in this study if you:

• Are at least 18 (or legal age of majority in which the study is taking place if greater than 18) to 75 years of age
• Are diagnosed with SLE at least 24 weeks before the screening visit

You may not participate in this study if you:

• Are diagnosed with drug induced SLE rather than idiopathic SLE
• Have other autoimmune diseases
• Have active or unstable lupus neuropsychiatric manifestations
• Have any major illness/condition or evidence of an unstable clinical condition
• Have cancer or history of cancer or lymphoproliferative disease within last 5 years
• Have acute coronary syndrome and/or any significant cerebrovascular disease within 24 weeks before screening
• Are pregnant or lactating, planning to become pregnant during the study

Contact Information
April Fu, Study Coordinator
Phone: (718) 430-8583