nephrology

May 28, 2021

A SpaceX cargo launch slated for Thursday, June 3, will deliver an experiment on kidney stone formation in microgravity.

April 14, 2021

At-home dialysis is a U.S. priority to stem the growing burden of care that involves people with chronic kidney disease.

February 8, 2021

Nephrology researcher "Beno" Freedman explores why, in about 25% of hospitalized patients, the virus damages the kidneys' filtering function.

August 24, 2020

In survey, nearly 85% desire resuscitation in the event of cardiac arrest, even though likely outcomes are poor, relative to the general population.

July 23, 2020

The Center for Dialysis Innovation earns acclaim for a porous synthetic graft intended to make the blood-cleansing process safer and more reliable.

September 25, 2019

NIH is funding $945 million in research across 41 states to seek solutions to the opioid crisis.

April 29, 2019

UW center submitted 2 of 16 concepts chosen as finalists; focus is relief for kidney-failure patients.

April 17, 2019

Launch preparations are underway at Cape Canaveral for study of space flight effects on kidneys; lift off slated for May 4.

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