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3-Way Kidney Transplant Donor/Recipient Pairs Identified Using BiologicTx's Matchgrid Software TOTOWA, N.J., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BiologicTx(®) today announced their participation
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...
TOTOWA, N.J., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BiologicTx(®) was selected as the specialty pharmacy for the observational treatment registry study to evaluate the long-term treatment effects of
NxStage Patient Advocates to travel the East Coast to share the benefits of home hemodialysis LAWRENCE, Mass., July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NxStage® Medical, Inc.
STOCKHOLM, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pharmalink AB, a specialty pharma company focused on orphan and niche products, has had core patents for its late-stage clinical
Making it easier for patients to receive care close to home: Saint Luke's Kidney Transplant Satellite Clinic in Wichita will open in August 2014 to serve patients in the Wichita region who
Woman's Board of Northwestern Memorial Hospital gifts $500,000 to novel organ transplant trial CHICAGO, June 30, 2104 /PRNewswire/ -- A new
- Result seen across stable and de novo kidney transplant patients - HORSHOLM, Denmark, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Veloxis Pharmaceuticals A/S (OMX: VELO) today announced that once-daily
Web Series Provides Latinos with Culturally-Relevant Information on Life-Saving Medical Procedure LOS ANGELES, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mendez National Institute
Heart attack patients with kidney problems may not be getting the full treatment they need.
The BK virus, a member of the polyomavirus family, has no major consequences of infected except with those that are immunocomprimised or immunosuppressed. The virus was first isolated in 1971 from the urine sample of a renal transplant patient whose initials were B.K. Similar in genome sequences to the JCV virus they are most easily identified and differentiated from each other through serological tests using specific antibodies or through PCR based genotyping approach. Most people are...