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A kidney transplant is an operation where a healthy kidney from one person (the donor) is transferred to a person who has little or no kidney function (the recipient).
Promising treatment does not guard against complication in type 1 diabetes

Promising treatment does not guard against complication in type 1 diabetes

Scottish biotech Invizius seeks Series A funding for breakthrough in dialysis treatment

Scottish biotech Invizius seeks Series A funding for breakthrough in dialysis treatment

C-Path's Transplant Therapeutics Consortium receives positive FDA response for its Letter of Intent

C-Path's Transplant Therapeutics Consortium receives positive FDA response for its Letter of Intent

Cell signaling pathway could treat chronic kidney disease and other medical conditions

Cell signaling pathway could treat chronic kidney disease and other medical conditions

Study shows safety of new cell therapy approaches for kidney transplant recipients

Study shows safety of new cell therapy approaches for kidney transplant recipients

High mortality rates among coronavirus-positive dialysis patients

High mortality rates among coronavirus-positive dialysis patients

European database investigates COVID-19 outcomes in patients with kidney failure

European database investigates COVID-19 outcomes in patients with kidney failure

Study finds very low level of SARS-CoV-2 in two San Francisco Bay areas

Study finds very low level of SARS-CoV-2 in two San Francisco Bay areas

Kidney transplants: Volume of services correlated with quality of treatment outcomes

Kidney transplants: Volume of services correlated with quality of treatment outcomes

Fewer traffic collisions during shutdown means longer waits for organ donations

Fewer traffic collisions during shutdown means longer waits for organ donations

FMT improves clinical outcomes in extremely ill patients with drug-resistant bacteria

FMT improves clinical outcomes in extremely ill patients with drug-resistant bacteria

CRISPR may help in kidney-transplants by detecting viruses

CRISPR may help in kidney-transplants by detecting viruses

ERA-EDTA creates European database of dialysis, transplanted patients with COVID-19

ERA-EDTA creates European database of dialysis, transplanted patients with COVID-19

Using computer software to optimize treatment for diabetic kidney diseases

Using computer software to optimize treatment for diabetic kidney diseases

Analysis of causative protein genotype can help predict Alport syndrome severity

Analysis of causative protein genotype can help predict Alport syndrome severity

Preserving kidney function in patients with diabetic kidney disease

Preserving kidney function in patients with diabetic kidney disease

Organs from hepatitis C-infected donors benefit many kidney patients

Organs from hepatitis C-infected donors benefit many kidney patients

Study: Survival rates have improved after kidney transplantation during childhood

Study: Survival rates have improved after kidney transplantation during childhood

UC research could help identify organ donors at risk of developing kidney disease

UC research could help identify organ donors at risk of developing kidney disease

Study assesses quality of life among adults in India with mild-to-moderate CKD

Study assesses quality of life among adults in India with mild-to-moderate CKD