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U.S. FDA approves first drug for patients with germline BRCA-mutated metastatic breast cancer

U.S. FDA approves first drug for patients with germline BRCA-mutated metastatic breast cancer

Study finds persistent racial and ethnic disparities in live donor kidney transplantation

Study finds persistent racial and ethnic disparities in live donor kidney transplantation

Opioid prescribing for disabled Medicare beneficiaries related to county-level economic factors

Opioid prescribing for disabled Medicare beneficiaries related to county-level economic factors

Japanese researchers use pluripotent stem cells to reproduce higher-order kidney structures

Japanese researchers use pluripotent stem cells to reproduce higher-order kidney structures

Study finds improvements in survivals rates of individuals with kidney failure

Study finds improvements in survivals rates of individuals with kidney failure

IUPUI researchers receive $1.8 million grant to develop potential treatments for hydrocephalus

IUPUI researchers receive $1.8 million grant to develop potential treatments for hydrocephalus

Slight changes to organ procurement system could increase number of kidney transplants

Slight changes to organ procurement system could increase number of kidney transplants

Vitamin D insufficiency associated with higher rates of renal disease in lupus patients

Vitamin D insufficiency associated with higher rates of renal disease in lupus patients

DaVita Kidney Care announces strong support for Dialysis PATIENTS Demonstration Act

DaVita Kidney Care announces strong support for Dialysis PATIENTS Demonstration Act

UC study explores racial and gender disparities in elderly dialysis patients

UC study explores racial and gender disparities in elderly dialysis patients

Integrated care enhances clinical outcomes for dialysis patients

Integrated care enhances clinical outcomes for dialysis patients

Report: Overall burden of kidney disease remains high in the U.S.

Report: Overall burden of kidney disease remains high in the U.S.

Study finds inverse link between restrictive spirometry pattern, reduced FVC and arterial stiffness

Study finds inverse link between restrictive spirometry pattern, reduced FVC and arterial stiffness

Opioid epidemic likely applies to high-risk dialysis population, study shows

Opioid epidemic likely applies to high-risk dialysis population, study shows

VUMC and Bayer agree on strategic research alliance to develop new therapies for kidney diseases

VUMC and Bayer agree on strategic research alliance to develop new therapies for kidney diseases

Direct-acting antiviral therapy found to be safe, effective in patients with CKD and HCV infection

Direct-acting antiviral therapy found to be safe, effective in patients with CKD and HCV infection

Non-drug behavioral treatments to address symptoms may help older adults with multiple chronic conditions

Non-drug behavioral treatments to address symptoms may help older adults with multiple chronic conditions

Marijuana use linked with risk of death from hypertension, study says

Marijuana use linked with risk of death from hypertension, study says

Study suggests possible risk of hypertension mortality from marijuana use

Study suggests possible risk of hypertension mortality from marijuana use

Omeros’ OMS721 receives orphan drug designation from FDA for treatment of IgA nephropathy

Omeros’ OMS721 receives orphan drug designation from FDA for treatment of IgA nephropathy