Archive for the ‘Experimental Nephrology’ Category

June 15, 2011

Research Suggests a Novel Cell-Based Therapy for Chronic Kidney Disease and CKD-Associated Heart Failure

This Nephrology Now Research Showcase is submitted by Darren A. Yuen MD and Richard E. Gilbert MD PhD.   Nephrology Now Research Showcases summarize important bodies of work in clinical or experimental Nephrology. Background New therapies are needed for CKD and its cardiovascular complications Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a major cause of hospitalization, premature […]

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November 21, 2010

ASN 2010 Late Breaking Clinical Trial Results | SHARP, Preclot, more

The late breaking clinical trials session from the 2010 American Society of Nephrology meeting was held on November 20, 2010.  The following are summaries of the clinical trial results.  Where available, links to additional online resources are included.  Access to the full details of these studies awaits publication in peer reviewed journals. The Sharp Collaborative […]

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April 1, 2009

Catheter-based renal sympathetic denervation for resistant hypertension: a multicentre safety and proof-of-principle cohort study.

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November 1, 2008

A wearable artificial kidney: dream or reality?

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June 1, 2008

Embolic protection and platelet inhibition during renal artery stenting.

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June 1, 2008

Damage control for renal artery stenting.

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March 1, 2008

Current state of bioimpedance technologies in dialysis.

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January 1, 2008

A wearable haemodialysis device for patients with end-stage renal failure: a pilot study.

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January 1, 2008

Rituximab treatment of idiopathic membranous nephropathy.

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September 1, 2007

Pirfenidone Slows Renal Function Decline in Patients with Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis.

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September 1, 2007

Urine proteomics: the present and future of measuring urinary protein components in disease.

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