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Renal failure or kidney failure is where the kidneys fail to function adequately. Renal failure is divided in acute and chronic forms; either form may be due to a large number of other medical problems.
LIVE-AIR trial demonstrates efficacy of Lenzilumab for treatment of COVID patients with decreased oxygen saturation

LIVE-AIR trial demonstrates efficacy of Lenzilumab for treatment of COVID patients with decreased oxygen saturation

SARS-CoV-2 infection leads to distinct changes in proteomic and peptidomic profiles and posttranslational modifications

SARS-CoV-2 infection leads to distinct changes in proteomic and peptidomic profiles and posttranslational modifications

Phenome study reveals alternate associations with SARS-CoV-2 risk loci

Phenome study reveals alternate associations with SARS-CoV-2 risk loci

Efficacy of BNT162b2 vaccine booster in reducing mortality due to COVID-19

Efficacy of BNT162b2 vaccine booster in reducing mortality due to COVID-19

Two genetic risk variants in Black individuals may exacerbate sepsis and COVID-19 severity

Two genetic risk variants in Black individuals may exacerbate sepsis and COVID-19 severity

Researchers link elevated levels of galectin-1 with increased risk of type 2 diabetes

Researchers link elevated levels of galectin-1 with increased risk of type 2 diabetes

Cysteamine inhibits SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern in vitro

Cysteamine inhibits SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern in vitro

COVID-19 infection during pregnancy increases risk of developing pre-eclampsia, study finds

COVID-19 infection during pregnancy increases risk of developing pre-eclampsia, study finds

Justice Department targets data mining in Medicare Advantage fraud case

Justice Department targets data mining in Medicare Advantage fraud case

FDA grants seven years of marketing exclusivity for Octapharma’s Octagam 10%

FDA grants seven years of marketing exclusivity for Octapharma’s Octagam 10%

Unconventional T cell and inflammation levels in COVID-19 during pregnancy

Unconventional T cell and inflammation levels in COVID-19 during pregnancy

Researchers use DNA barcoding to test food products claiming to have ‘wild mushrooms’

Researchers use DNA barcoding to test food products claiming to have ‘wild mushrooms’

Study finds significant increase in opioid-associated cardiac arrests

Study finds significant increase in opioid-associated cardiac arrests

Quick, inexpensive leptospirosis test strip kit to help lower death and disability risk

Quick, inexpensive leptospirosis test strip kit to help lower death and disability risk

Flu vaccine may provide vital protection against COVID-19, study shows

Flu vaccine may provide vital protection against COVID-19, study shows

COVID-19 patients with traumatic injuries have six times higher risk of complications, death

COVID-19 patients with traumatic injuries have six times higher risk of complications, death

New research identifies a link between the gut microbiome and strokes

New research identifies a link between the gut microbiome and strokes

Melatonin prevents kidney damage caused by metabolic complications of obesity

Melatonin prevents kidney damage caused by metabolic complications of obesity

Are COVID-19 medications safe in pregnancy?

Are COVID-19 medications safe in pregnancy?

Erythropoietin treatment may increase the risk of hip fractures in individuals with kidney failure

Erythropoietin treatment may increase the risk of hip fractures in individuals with kidney failure