In a matter of hours or days, a hospitalized person's kidneys might start to fail as a reaction to medication or result of sepsis.
In a novel lab environment using mini kidney structures, drugs blocked the swelling of tubes seen with polycystic kidney disease.
Many patients with end-stage kidney disease hear about in-center blood-cleansing, but not about the DIY approach at home.
How do clinicians respond to the sizable volume of patients with end-stage renal disease but who don't want conventional care?
Creating a novel population of mutant tissues helps scientists deduce the cause of polycystic kidney disease and other cilia-linked illnesses.
This is the Center for Dialysis Innovation’s third award in the ongoing international KidneyX competition.
A SpaceX cargo launch slated for Thursday, June 3, will deliver an experiment on kidney stone formation in microgravity.
At-home dialysis is a U.S. priority to stem the growing burden of care that involves people with chronic kidney disease.
Teams in Seattle and Cleveland are pursuing an experiment to regenerate crucial cells and create a new therapy model.
The role in a national trial could validate the technology as a predictor for drug therapies’ effectiveness against patients’ kidney diseases.