alport research

Are Flozins a treatment breakthrough for Alport syndrome?

Listen to Professor Richard Haynes of Public engagement at Nuffield Department of Population Health inviting you to join our next online workshop on Tuesday 5 January at 7pm GMT to find out more about SGLT2 inhibitors/Flozins and kidney health. Previously used in the treatment … Read more »

The implantable bio-artifical kidney

A very interesting piece of research brought to us by one of our Edinburgh Meeting attendees Derek Keen.  He has just accomplished 30 years on dialysis. A  3 minute video about a device which will transform the lives of many. … Read more »

New Research in Manchester funded by KRUK

There is exciting new research being done in Manchester by Dr Michael Randles and Sophie Collinson. A two year project funded by Kidney Research UK                               … Read more »

correction of the genetic defect in Alport syndrome using the TALEN approach

One of two projects recently funded by Alport Syndrome Foundation (USA). see article