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2015-02-17 08:28:00

NEW YORK, February 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ISN's Kidney International and Kidney International Supplements to be published by

2014-10-23 12:29:39

FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ardelyx, Inc.

New Test Predicts Risk Of Developing Second Kidney Stone
2014-08-12 03:02:45

A new tool that takes multiple factors into account can accurately predict how likely a patient who experienced a painful kidney stone will develop another one in the future.

2014-07-18 12:00:52

American Society of Nephrology Living kidney donation rates dropping among low income populations in the US The decline in living kidney donation over the past several years has been concerning and is poorly understood. A study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN) identifies low income as an important barrier to living donation, and more importantly, implies that this barrier is becoming more difficult to overcome over time. The...

2014-04-18 12:02:46

Certain prenatal risk factors are associated with the development of chronic kidney disease in children.

2014-04-11 12:05:26

A virus that is present in most people in a latent state may induce or exacerbate anemia in patients with kidney disease.

2014-04-11 12:00:31

A drug called atrasentan provides health benefits for patients who have both diabetes and kidney disease.

2014-04-08 23:00:10

Dr. Ali G. Gharavi, a leading kidney disease researcher, has been appointed chief of the division of nephrology at NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. Dr.

2014-04-08 12:31:00

ROCKVILLE, Md., April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Renal Physicians Association (RPA) acknowledged the expertise and contributions of Balboa Nephrology Medical Group, Inc., based in


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