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First Kidney-Specific, Mechanism-Based Drug Design Underway
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - Changes to a key protein amplified its natural ability to counter kidney disease, according to a study published today by researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham in the journal Nature Medicine .
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New Market Research Report: Montefiore Medical Center -...
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Fri Dec 06, 2013
Ottawa Hospital moves kidney research front and centre with new research position
The Ottawa Hospital announced the appointment of one of its doctors to a newly founded kidney disease research chair on Friday.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Indian Express
Wives donate their kidneys to save lives of each others husband
Suwarna Kheche and Priti Maid never knew each other till a few months ago but they had one thing in common.
Acute Kidney Injury May Be More Deadly Than Heart Attacks
Highlights a Among a group of veterans discharged from the hospital after acute kidney injury or heart attacks, death occurred most often in patients who experienced both conditions and least often in patients experiencing heart attacks alone.
Community Advocate Newspaper
Southborough nurse's devotion pays off with national award
When Southborough resident Jane Maxim embarked on her career as a nephrology nurse in 1974, she worked at a center in Boston where people with kidney failure had to travel from all over New England three times a week to receive dialysis treatment.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
New Findings Reported from National Institutes of Health Describe...
Editor at Information Technology Newsweekly -- Fresh data on Health and Medical Informatics are presented in a new report.
Journal of Human Hypertension
Visit-to-visit systolic blood pressure variability and outcomes in hemodialysis
Correspondence: Professor GM Chertow, Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 777 Welch Road Suite DE, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA.
MTHFR, MTR and MTRR polymorphisms and risk of chronic kidney disease...
MTHFR, MTR and MTRR polymorphisms and risk of chronic kidney disease in Japanese: cross-sectional data from the J-MICC Study.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
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Nemours Childrens Hospital Chooses Voalte Smartphones for Quiet, Efficient Communication
Voalte, the leader in clinical communication technology, today announced that Nemours Childrens Hospital in Orlando, Florida opted against using overhead paging in its new facility after implementing a smartphone-based clinical communication platform.
Atossa Genetics Announces Two Scientific Presentations at the 2013...
P3-05-05: Classification using dynamic re-discovery of the strongest prognostic features in each analysis outperforms static gene expression signatures for prognostic prediction in breast cancer.
Medical Breakthrough app Kalculytes Launches in iTunes
KalcuLytes, an app created by nephrologist Azmi Kabbani, M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.S.N., officially launches today in the iTunes App Store.
Patient Engagement Systems Introduces the ESRD Prevention Programa
Patient Engagement SystemsA , a nationally recognized leader in developing technology to identify, and monitor individuals with chronic kidney disease , today introduced the Patient Engagement Systems' ESRD Prevention Programa which uses proprietary technology including automated physician-patient engagement, analytics, and decision support tools ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Normotensive Blood Pressure in Pregnancy: The Role of Salt and Aldosterone [Original Article]
From the Division of Hypertension, Department of Nephrology, Hypertension, and Clinical Pharmacology and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology , University Hospital Bern, University of Bern, Berne, Switzerland.
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The Renal Physicians Association Celebrates Special Milestone
The Renal Physicians Association will host its 40th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at 7:00PM in the Holiday Ballroom of the Hilton Baltimore, in Baltimore, MD.
RAHI Care Selected By Two State Governments for Setting up Nephrology Centers
The setting up of the Nephro- Dialysis centers is part of the state Governments initiative to provide quality renal care under the Governments PPP model.
Iron Bridge Integration Launches Pub Hub, the Healthcare Industrya s...
Iron Bridge Integration Launches Pub Hub, the Healthcare Industry's First Public Health Clearinghouse and Signs Contract with Nephrology Software Provider Falcon EHRa )--Iron Bridge Integration announces the general availability of "Pub Hub", the healthcare industry's first public health clearinghouse.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Prices of medicines increased by 15pc
ISLAMABAD: The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan on Thursday increased prices of 11,000 medicines by 15 per cent.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Asia News Network
Bandar Seri Begawan: Brunei's first kidney transplant concluded a success
Brunei's first locally-performed kidney transplant has been declared a success, said the Ministry of Health yesterday, with both donor and recipient recovering well at Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha Hospital.
siRNA targeted to p53 attenuates ischemic and cisplatin-induced acute kidney injury.
Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN , Vol. 20, No. 8. , pp. 1754-1764, doi:10.1681/asn.2008111204 Proximal tubule cells , which are the primary site of kidney injury associated with ischemia or nephrotoxicity, are the site of oligonucleotide reabsorption within the kidney.