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Using computer software to optimize treatment for diabetic kidney diseases

Using computer software to optimize treatment for diabetic kidney diseases

Researchers find no improvement in ICU death rate at minority-serving hospitals

Researchers find no improvement in ICU death rate at minority-serving hospitals

Scientists identify 'modifier gene' that determines severity of inherited kidney disease

Scientists identify 'modifier gene' that determines severity of inherited kidney disease

House Energy and Commerce Committee scheduled to hold hearing on immunosuppressive drug coverage

House Energy and Commerce Committee scheduled to hold hearing on immunosuppressive drug coverage

New dialysis approach provides high levels of satisfaction for kidney patients

New dialysis approach provides high levels of satisfaction for kidney patients

New technique to detect common cause for diseases related to thrombotic microangiopathies

New technique to detect common cause for diseases related to thrombotic microangiopathies

National effort to develop implantable bio-artificial kidney achieves key milestone

National effort to develop implantable bio-artificial kidney achieves key milestone

Syphilis rates in patients with kidney failure found to be greater than general population

Syphilis rates in patients with kidney failure found to be greater than general population

UIC receives $2.8 million NIH funding to tackle opioid use among people with kidney disease

UIC receives $2.8 million NIH funding to tackle opioid use among people with kidney disease

Calcium absorption by breastfeeding babies could be key to treating osteoporosis in the elderly

Calcium absorption by breastfeeding babies could be key to treating osteoporosis in the elderly

Millions of diabetes patients are missing out on Medicare’s nutrition help

Millions of diabetes patients are missing out on Medicare’s nutrition help

Breakthrough study shows transplanting Hepatitis C-infected kidneys is safe

Breakthrough study shows transplanting Hepatitis C-infected kidneys is safe

Study finds transplantation of Hepatitis C-infected donor kidneys to uninfected recipients to be safe

Study finds transplantation of Hepatitis C-infected donor kidneys to uninfected recipients to be safe

Cell-free DNA identifies pathogens and quantifies injuries to organs

Cell-free DNA identifies pathogens and quantifies injuries to organs

Gout patients have higher risk of advanced kidney disease, study finds

Gout patients have higher risk of advanced kidney disease, study finds

French organ transplant centers more likely to accept kidneys discarded in the United States

French organ transplant centers more likely to accept kidneys discarded in the United States

Researchers discover blood clotting proteins in urine as biomarkers of lupus nephritis

Researchers discover blood clotting proteins in urine as biomarkers of lupus nephritis

Study shows new treatment option for heart failure fluid overload

Study shows new treatment option for heart failure fluid overload

New biomarker can identify patients with symptoms of kidney rejection

New biomarker can identify patients with symptoms of kidney rejection