organoids

January 5, 2023

In a novel lab environment using mini kidney structures, drugs blocked the swelling of tubes seen with polycystic kidney disease.

April 27, 2022

Creating a novel population of mutant tissues helps scientists deduce the cause of polycystic kidney disease and other cilia-linked illnesses.

November 29, 2021

Patients with COVID-19 kidney injuries should have renal health monitored well after infection resolves, study author says.

February 8, 2021

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

October 14, 2020

Teams in Seattle and Cleveland are pursuing an experiment to regenerate crucial cells and create a new therapy model.

October 2, 2020

The role in a national trial could validate the technology as a predictor for drug therapies’ effectiveness against patients’ kidney diseases.

June 20, 2018

Novel radioactive agent created to validate in vitro model’s prediction of drug distribution.

May 31, 2018

"Human “organs-on-chips” are leading a revolution in drug safety testing. These devices use human cells to model the structure and function of human organs and tissues.

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