Keep Updated October 2015

PKD Foundation staff and advocates visit Capitol Hill

PKD Foundation staff and advocates spent two days on Capitol Hill, meeting with elected officials about how they can help fight PKD. Here is a summary of the trip: On Sept. 9, we were fortunate to have productive and informative […]

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Mini-kidney organoids re-create disease in a lab dish

Stem-cell biology and gene editing advances offer hope for kidney regeneration, drug discovery Mini-kidney organoids have now been grown in a laboratory to re-recreate human kidney disease in a petri dish. The achievement, believed to be the first of its […]

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NIH funding propels collaboration among top PKD research centers

The National Institute of Diabetes and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has awarded four institutions multi-million dollar research grants to support centers to advance the search for a treatments and a cure for polycystic […]

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