Nephrologist News and Research

RSS
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

Now they owe $0 — half-million-dollar dialysis bill canceled

Now they owe $0 — half-million-dollar dialysis bill canceled

Scientists develop new class of drugs to treat hereditary kidney disease

Scientists develop new class of drugs to treat hereditary kidney disease

Indigestion remedy improves survival in people with late-stage CKD

Indigestion remedy improves survival in people with late-stage CKD

Study links heartburn drugs to fatal cases of heart, kidney disease and gastrointestinal cancer

Study links heartburn drugs to fatal cases of heart, kidney disease and gastrointestinal cancer

Changes to Medicare rules could support care innovation for dialysis

Changes to Medicare rules could support care innovation for dialysis

More care is needed for patients after kidney transplantations, reports research

More care is needed for patients after kidney transplantations, reports research