Intra-renal T-cell heterogeneity in ADPKD patients
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Biomedical Laboratory R&D
October 2019 -
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PROJECT SUMMARY/ABSTRACT Chronic kidney diseases (CKD) are among the most significant public health problems with an aggregate prevalence of ~15% and virtually no curative therapies. The most promising group of disorders that may allow identification of urgently needed CKD drug targets are those with a known underlying molecular defect. Among them, the most prevalent and most commonly leading to end-stage renal disease (ESRD) is autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD; 600,000 patien...