Researcher Spotlight: Roman-Ulrich Müller, M.D.

Researcher Spotlight: Roman-Ulrich Müller, M.D.

Published on May 4, 2021 Roman-Ulrich Müller, M.D., University of Cologne   How did you first get involved in PKD research? Roman: In 2004, I spent a part of my scientific training at Rockefeller University (NYC) in the laboratory of Thomas Tuschl. Thomas is an...
National Volunteer Week 2021

National Volunteer Week 2021

Published on April 13, 2021 | In 1974, President Nixon established National Volunteer Week. “The spirit of voluntarism, one of the hallmarks of American life, has rarely been stronger than it is today,” he proclaimed. Next week, we honor those who donate...
PKD Research During the COVID-19 Pandemic

PKD Research During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Published on April 6, 2021 | What happens to research during a pandemic? When the COVID-19 pandemic hit in early spring 2020, hospitals canceled elective surgeries and other procedures. They also halted the majority of clinical trials underway, setting researchers...
Running a Marathon for PKD

Running a Marathon for PKD

Published on March 30, 2021 | What comes to mind when you think of ways to raise awareness of PKD? Attending the Walk for PKD, posting kidney facts on social media? As the spring weather settles in, there’s another active way to support awareness—running a...