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Article ID: 718560

Kidney Transplants from Donors with HCV Safe and Functional 1 Year Post-Transplantation

American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

A recent analysis reveals that kidneys from donors infected with hepatitis C virus (HCV) are now routinely used in transplants at many U.S. centers, and they are functioning well one year after transplantation.

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Article ID: 718578

Hepatitis C-Infected Kidneys Function Similar to Uninfected Organs One Year After Transplant

Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Kidneys from donors who were infected with the Hepatitis C virus (HCV) function just as well as uninfected kidneys throughout the first year following transplantation, according to a new Penn Medicine study.

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Newswise: A promising treatment for an incurable, deadly kidney disease

Article ID: 718899

A promising treatment for an incurable, deadly kidney disease

UT Southwestern Medical Center

A potential treatment for polycystic kidney disease – a genetic disorder that causes the kidneys to swell with multiple cysts and can eventually lead to organ failure – has shown promising results in animal testing.

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12-Sep-2019 11:05 AM EDT

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Newswise: Full circle kindness: Transplant patients hope to inspire others

Article ID: 718831

Full circle kindness: Transplant patients hope to inspire others

University of Alabama at Birmingham

UAB has successfully completed more than 14,000 transplants since doctors performed Alabama’s first kidney transplant in 1968.

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11-Sep-2019 1:05 PM EDT
Newswise: Primary Care Physicians Outline Barriers to Managing Chronic Kidney Disease, Offer Possible Solutions

Article ID: 718634

Primary Care Physicians Outline Barriers to Managing Chronic Kidney Disease, Offer Possible Solutions

Johns Hopkins Medicine

On July 10, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced they were aiming to reduce the number of Americans developing end-stage renal disease by 25% by 2030. But, the results of a focus group study done by Johns Hopkins researchers of more than 30 veteran primary care physicians across the United States

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9-Sep-2019 10:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 718556

With one click, ‘digital pipeline’ automates classification of diabetic kidney disease

University at Buffalo

A new method that automates the classification of progressive diabetic kidney disease, reducing variability and boosting precision, has been developed by researchers in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo.

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6-Sep-2019 7:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 718278

Artificial Intelligence Approaches May Improve Diagnostics of Kidney Disease

American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

• In two different studies, researchers used machine learning algorithms to classify kidney biopsy samples and found substantial agreement with standard classification by pathologists • The methods may augment traditional diagnostics of kidney disease.

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30-Aug-2019 9:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 718429

Novel Approach to Infant Dialysis Changing How Critically Ill Babies Survive at Children's of Alabama and University of Alabama at Birmingham

Children's of Alabama

Using a novel approach and a machine designed to remove fluid from adults with heart failure, an article published in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (CJASN) reports higher survival rates and lower complications than previous studies.

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4-Sep-2019 9:45 AM EDT

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