Nephrology Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Relypsa Release: FDA Approves Supplemental New Drug Application For...Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 27 | BioSpace

    ... as through in-licensing deals and acquisitions to further support the company's emerging global leadership in nephrology, cardio-renal and gastroenterology therapies. With the combination of the assets and products of Vifor Pharma, Vifor Fresenius ...

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  2. GSK Starts Phase III Programme with Daprodustat for Anemia Associated with Chronic Kidney DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Drugs.com

    ... administration up to 24 weeks. Data from the 24-week phase II studies were presented at the American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week congress in Chicago, Illinois, earlier in November. Anaemia is the term used to describe a decrease in normal ...

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  3. Rare kidney disease prompts new treatment optionsRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 27 | Holtville Tribune

    After diabetes and high blood pressure, glomerulonephritis is the third leading cause of kidney failure in the U.S., according to the U.S. Renal Data System. Glomerulonephritis is a disease that damages the tiny filters in the kidneys called and can affect individuals of all ages, gender, and race or ethnicity.

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  4. On The MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | Albany Times Union

    ... of Dentistry , will be treating diseases and injuries of teeth and gums. Deepa Malieckal joined the Division of Nephrology and was appointed assistant professor of medicine at Albany Medical College . Board-certified in internal medicine, Malieckal ...

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  5. Living donor kidney transplants to jump by 50pc this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 25 | Independent.ie

    One-in-two Irish patients who undergoes a kidney transplant can expect the new organ to function for around 14 years, according to a report. One-in-two Irish patients who undergoes a kidney transplant can expect the new organ to function for around 14 years, according to a report.

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  6. Coordination of care benefits patients with kidney disease and reduces medical costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... (ESRD), according to research published online March 17 in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. An increase in serum phosphorus levels in African Americans with chronic kidney disease (CKD) is associated with faster ...

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  7. Tighter Blood Pressure Control May Save More Than 100,000 Lives Each Year in the U.S.Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 19 | Newswise

    ... was projected to prevent 32,800 deaths per year in this group," said Dr. Tan. ASN Kidney Week 2016, the largest nephrology meeting of its kind, will provide a forum for more than 13,000 professionals to discuss the latest findings in kidney health ...

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  8. Poor Sleep Linked to Worsening Kidney DiseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | HON

    ... sleep habits in individuals with chronic kidney disease," she said in a news release from the American Society of Nephrology. However, it's not clear from the study that a lack of sleep is what caused the worsening kidney failure. The study was only ...

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  9. Kadmon to Present Additional Data Demonstrating Tesevatinib Safety for the Treatment of Polycystic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | Freshnews

    Kadmon Holdings, Inc. today announced additional data from its ongoing Phase 2a clinical study demonstrating the safety of tesevatinib, the Company's oral tyrosine kinase inhibitor, for the treatment of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease . The data will be presented in a poster session on Saturday, November 19 at the American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2016 in Chicago, IL.

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  10. Eleanor D. Lederer Elected President of the American Society of NephrologyRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 19 | Newswise

    Dr. Lederer will lead an organization of more than 16,000 health professionals dedicated to leading the fight against kidney diseases. Highlights a The American Society of Nephrology , the world's largest organization of kidney health professionals, has elected Eleanor D. Lederer, MD, FASN, as the next ASN President.

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  11. Sushma Swaraj under observation at AIIMSRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 19 | Newkerala.com

    ... of Endocrinology Nikhil Tandon, Head of Pulmonary Medicine Randeep Guleria, Chief of Cardio Thoracic and Head of Nephrology Sandeep Mahajan. According to the doctors, the minister will have to wait at least 15 days more till a perfect matching donor ...

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  12. Short and Poor Quality Sleep May Have Negative Effects on Kidney FunctionRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 19 | Newswise

    ... test clinical interventions to improve sleep habits in individuals with CKD." ASN Kidney Week 2016, the largest nephrology meeting of its kind, will provide a forum for more than 13,000 professionals to discuss the latest findings in kidney health ...

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  13. Coordination of Care Benefits Patients with Kidney Disease and Reduces Medical CostsRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 19 | Newswise

    ... because they prevent the need for dialysis, a very expensive therapy." ASN Kidney Week 2016, the largest nephrology meeting of its kind, will provide a forum for more than 13,000 professionals to discuss the latest findings in kidney health research ...

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  14. Influenza Vaccination Keeps Dialysis Patients Out of the HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | Health News Digest

    Waltham, Mass. - November 19, 2016 - Hemodialysis patients who skipped the influenza vaccine were significantly more likely to be hospitalized than those who were vaccinated, suggests a three-year study of more than 150,000 kidney dialysis patients being presented today in Chicago at 2016 Kidney Week, the annual meeting of the American Society of Nephrology .

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  15. Three risk factors suggest a reduction in healthy renal function in patients with diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | EurekAlert!

    Patients with diabetes and suffering from acute kidney injury , proteinuria and uncontrolled blood sugar experience a sharp reduction in the number of years they have healthy renal function before being forced onto dialysis, according to researchers at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. The UC research team looked at 3,679 individuals with type 2 diabetes from a de-identified cohort of patients at the Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center and who were followed for a 10-year period, explains Charuhas Thakar, MD, professor and director of the UC Division of Nephrology, Kidney CARE Program.

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  16. Children admitted to ICUs develop acute kidney injuryRead the original story

    Friday Nov 18 | Newkerala.com

    ... of death within 28 days, according to lead author Stuart L. Goldstein, MD, director of the Center for Acute Care Nephrology at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. "The common and early occurrence of acute kidney injury reinforces the need ...

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  17. Multinational Study Finds High Rates of Acute Kidney Injury In...Read the original story

    Friday Nov 18 | PressReleasePoint

    One of every four children admitted to pediatric intensive care units around the world develops acute kidney injury , which increases the risk of death as well as longer and more intensive hospitalizations, according to a study published online in The New England Journal of Medicine . Moreover, the nearly 12 percent who develop more severe AKI have a further increased risk of death within 28 days, according to lead author Stuart L. Goldstein, MD , director of the Center for Acute Care Nephrology at Cincinnati Children's .

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  18. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Announces Case Study Data of Auryxia Presented at ASNs Kidney WeekRead the original story

    Friday Nov 18 | PressReleasePoint

    Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. , a biopharmaceutical company focused on bringing innovative medicines to people with renal disease, today announced case study data, which showed that AuryxiaA lowered and maintained serum phosphorus levels in chronic kidney disease patients on dialysis. These data were presented in a poster presentation today at the American Society of Nephrology's 2016 Kidney Week taking place in Chicago.

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  19. ProMetic presents PBI-4050a s positive effect on diabetic patientsa kidneys at the American Society...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Freshnews

    ProMetic Life Sciences Inc. today announced that it is presenting new data at the American Society of Nephrology's Annual Meeting currently underway in Chicago, with respect to ProMetic's anti-fibrotic and orally active lead drug candidate, PBI-4050. "We have several presentations at this year's ASN meeting providing further substantial evidence of PBI-4050's ability to reduce kidney and pancreatic fibrosis and preserve their respective functions", stated Mr. Pierre Laurin, President and Chief Executive Officer of ProMetic.

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  20. Stealth BioTherapeutics Announces Positive Phase 2 Clinical Trial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Freshnews

    Stealth BioTherapeutics , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing investigational drugs to treat mitochondrial dysfunction, today presented results from the EVOLVE trial, which demonstrated that a single dose of elamipretide prior to renal artery angioplasty and stenting procedures improved kidney function and blood flow for three months post-procedure. The data were presented as a late-breaking poster at the American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2016 in Chicago.

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