Drug therapy and treatments
Learn about potential treatments for PKD that are in the pipeline and being employed in other areas of the world.
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FDA Approves the First Treatment for ADPKD
In this webinar, learn about JYNARQUE™ (tolvaptan), the new FDA-approved treatment for ADPKD. Hosted by Ronald Perrone, M.D., Associate Chief, Division of Nephrology at Tufts Medical Center and Professor of Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine. Originally aired April 2018
Tolvaptan Clinical Trial Results
Learn the latest about the REPRISE (tolvaptan) clinical trial results from Ron Perrone, M.D., nephrologist at Tufts University and long-standing member of the PKD Foundation’s Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC). Dr. Perrone is joined by Terry Watnick, M.D., member of both the Foundation’s SAC and Board of Trustees.
PKD clinical studies fast draw
Learn about the different types of studies and how you can help advance PKD research.
Drug repurposing is the process of developing new uses for existing drugs or drug candidates. This takes advantage of work that has been done for a different treatment use, thereby decreasing development costs and time to launch.
The sequence of drug development
Hear from PKD Foundation Chief Scientific Officer David Baron, Ph.D. as he uses his decades of experience in drug development to explain the process as it relates to PKD.
Dr. Arlene Chapman, Dr. Bharathi Reddy and Dr. Anna Zisman will help you understand what kidney stones are, why they happen and what can be done to treat them.