Keep Updated January 2014

Vincent H. Gattone, Ph.D.

Vincent H. Gattone, Ph.D., anatomist and PKD researcher, passed away on Jan. 26, 2014. His research focused on renal cystic diseases, including polycystic kidney disease. His efforts have affected the lives of thousands of PKD patients because he did the […]

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PKD Foundation launches new logo, new brand

We’re kicking off 2014 with a new logo to position the PKD Foundation as a contemporary, forward-looking organization. The new brand will strengthen the mission and visibility of the organization as we work to elevate awareness. More importantly, it will […]

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EMA accepts Otsuka’s marketing authorization application for tolvaptan

Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. announced in late December that the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has accepted the submission of a marketing authorization application (MAA) for the potential approval of tolvaptan for the treatment of ADPKD in Europe. The EMA is […]

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Kidney Disease Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO)

Even though autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is the most common genetic kidney disease, affecting thousands in America and millions worldwide, approaches to the diagnosis, evaluation, prevention and treatment of ADPKD vary widely and there are no accepted practice […]

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