Chronic Kidney Disease

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a health condition that involves reduced function of the kidneys. There are various causes of reduced kidney function and the severity of the condition can vary greatly.
Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a health condition that involves reduced function of the kidneys. There are various causes of reduced kidney function and the severity of the condition can vary greatly.

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IRB Barcelona team receives ERC grant to develop new drugs against fibrosis

IRB Barcelona team receives ERC grant to develop new drugs against fibrosis

Inconsistent SARS-CoV-2 antibody results in nephrology workers

Inconsistent SARS-CoV-2 antibody results in nephrology workers

The color of COVID: Will vaccine trials reflect America’s diversity?

The color of COVID: Will vaccine trials reflect America’s diversity?

Novel research determines the prevalence of chronic kidney disease

Novel research determines the prevalence of chronic kidney disease

Novel biomarkers for diagnosis of ureteropelvic junction obstruction in infants

Novel biomarkers for diagnosis of ureteropelvic junction obstruction in infants

Study shows immediate dialysis is no better than the conservative approach

Study shows immediate dialysis is no better than the conservative approach

Massive study looks at history of COVID-19 in Catalonia, Spain

Massive study looks at history of COVID-19 in Catalonia, Spain

Study identifies factors associated with death in critically ill COVID-19 patients

Study identifies factors associated with death in critically ill COVID-19 patients

AIE bioprobes can be an ideal way to detect biomarkers in body fluids

AIE bioprobes can be an ideal way to detect biomarkers in body fluids

People with accelerated biological age at increased risk of COVID-19 symptom severity and mortality

People with accelerated biological age at increased risk of COVID-19 symptom severity and mortality

Drug associated with lower mortality in mechanically ventilated COVID-19 patients

Drug associated with lower mortality in mechanically ventilated COVID-19 patients

Study results do not show benefit of proteomic analysis for detecting diabetic nephropathy

Study results do not show benefit of proteomic analysis for detecting diabetic nephropathy

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

Wearable technology for health-related applications

Wearable technology for health-related applications

Chronic kidney disease medication doesn’t work, shows study

Chronic kidney disease medication doesn’t work, shows study

Promising treatment does not guard against complication in type 1 diabetes

Promising treatment does not guard against complication in type 1 diabetes

ACE inhibition in kidney could influence pathogenesis of SARS-CoV-2

ACE inhibition in kidney could influence pathogenesis of SARS-CoV-2

Common cancer treatments do not worsen COVID-19 infection, study finds

Common cancer treatments do not worsen COVID-19 infection, study finds

Study identifies new gene variants tied to type-2 diabetes

Study identifies new gene variants tied to type-2 diabetes

Heart failure poses the greatest risk of death for people with type 2 diabetes

Heart failure poses the greatest risk of death for people with type 2 diabetes