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Nephrology is a branch of internal medicine and pediatrics dealing with the study of the function and diseases of the kidney.
New studies examine outcomes of kidney transplant recipients with COVID-19

New studies examine outcomes of kidney transplant recipients with COVID-19

NPHS1 is a disease-susceptibility gene for steroid-sensitive nephrotic syndrome, reveals study

NPHS1 is a disease-susceptibility gene for steroid-sensitive nephrotic syndrome, reveals study

Research reveals key role of fat cells in renal failure-associated cardiomyopathy

Research reveals key role of fat cells in renal failure-associated cardiomyopathy

Chronic kidney disease medication doesn’t work, shows study

Chronic kidney disease medication doesn’t work, shows study

Psychological factors matter more than physical performance for marine training

Psychological factors matter more than physical performance for marine training

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

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

Kidney failure due to AKI linked to significant morbidity and mortality

Kidney failure due to AKI linked to significant morbidity and mortality

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

A family with five doctors — and two COVID deaths

A family with five doctors — and two COVID deaths

Cys-C protein can predict risk of cardiovascular and renal diseases

Cys-C protein can predict risk of cardiovascular and renal diseases

Identifying key predictors of mortality in young dialysis patients

Identifying key predictors of mortality in young dialysis patients

Kidney function deteriorates with age, study shows

Kidney function deteriorates with age, study shows

Empagliflozin reduces CKD progression in type 2 diabetics with cardiovascular disease

Empagliflozin reduces CKD progression in type 2 diabetics with cardiovascular disease

Novel compound shows promise for ANCA-associated vasculitis

Novel compound shows promise for ANCA-associated vasculitis

Drug offers hope for patients with primary hyperoxaluria type 1

Drug offers hope for patients with primary hyperoxaluria type 1

Acute kidney injury in intensive-care COVID-19 patients

Acute kidney injury in intensive-care COVID-19 patients

High mortality rates among coronavirus-positive dialysis patients

High mortality rates among coronavirus-positive dialysis patients

Kidney impairment significantly higher among hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Kidney impairment significantly higher among hospitalized COVID-19 patients

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

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

A New Era in Diabetes Care: Launch of new report

A New Era in Diabetes Care: Launch of new report