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Glomerulosclerosis refers to the scarring of the glomeruli in the kidneys following any type of insult.
Men are affected by kidney failure more often than women, new analysis shows

Men are affected by kidney failure more often than women, new analysis shows

Myriad biological, societal factors that impact CKD severity for children of African descent

Myriad biological, societal factors that impact CKD severity for children of African descent

Aurinia’s Phase 2 trial evaluates voclosporin ophthalmic solution for treating dry eye syndrome

Aurinia’s Phase 2 trial evaluates voclosporin ophthalmic solution for treating dry eye syndrome

Mature kidney podocytes for developing cell therapies and drug discovery

Mature kidney podocytes for developing cell therapies and drug discovery

Elevated levels of suPAR protein combine with genetic mutation to trigger CKD in black people

Elevated levels of suPAR protein combine with genetic mutation to trigger CKD in black people

Transgenic fruit flies can shed light on genetic mutations that underlie kidney disease in humans

Transgenic fruit flies can shed light on genetic mutations that underlie kidney disease in humans

Results of high-impact clinical trials could improve kidney-related medical care

Results of high-impact clinical trials could improve kidney-related medical care

Variant signs worldwide exclusive license and development agreement with L&F Research

Variant signs worldwide exclusive license and development agreement with L&F Research

Circulating protein predicts risk of chronic kidney disease

Circulating protein predicts risk of chronic kidney disease

ASN Foundation for Kidney Research provides $2.8 million to improve care for kidney patients

ASN Foundation for Kidney Research provides $2.8 million to improve care for kidney patients

Retrophin reports net loss of $70.6 million for first quarter 2014

Retrophin reports net loss of $70.6 million for first quarter 2014

Ligand Pharmaceuticals' total revenues for Q4 2013 increase 8% to $14.7 million

Ligand Pharmaceuticals' total revenues for Q4 2013 increase 8% to $14.7 million

Treatment with rheumatoid arthritis drug saved transplanted kidney and achieved remission

Treatment with rheumatoid arthritis drug saved transplanted kidney and achieved remission

Liposorber LA-15 System to treat pediatric patients with primary FSGS gets FDA approval

Liposorber LA-15 System to treat pediatric patients with primary FSGS gets FDA approval

ASN Foundation for Kidney Research grants $3M for meritorious research in 2013

ASN Foundation for Kidney Research grants $3M for meritorious research in 2013

Patients with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis tend to have high suPAR levels

Patients with focal segmental glomerulosclerosis tend to have high suPAR levels

PCA inhibits multiple pathways involved in development of diabetic nephropathy

PCA inhibits multiple pathways involved in development of diabetic nephropathy

Biopsy required for accurate renal diagnosis in diabetes

Biopsy required for accurate renal diagnosis in diabetes

Kidney donated two weeks after transplant

Kidney donated two weeks after transplant

New research on link between APOL1 gene variants and kidney disease in African Americans

New research on link between APOL1 gene variants and kidney disease in African Americans