PKD Connection Blog

On our PKD journey, patients and researchers search for many answers, all with the common goal of discovering a cure. We patients may search to find out why we have this disease, what we can do to lead the healthiest […]

In response to recent findings of mini-kidney organoids, Dr. Benjamin Freedman recounts his research experience. I remember the moment clearly. I was staring through the microscope, as I had done countless of times before, expecting to see beating heart cells. […]

I had the opportunity to attend the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) Science Research Conference “Biology of Cilia and Flagella” held at Snowmass, Colo., July 19 to 24. The PKD Foundation was a proud Platinum sponsor of […]

We’re excited to introduce you to five outstanding researchers who are the recipients of our 2015 PKD Foundation Fellowships. These fellowships recognize early-career scientists whose achievements and potential identify them as rising stars — the next generation of scientific leaders in […]