Research Archive

Outstanding Research Recognized:

- Dr. Mamdouh Albaqumi wins the Amgen Nephrology Fellowship read more

- Olga Zhdanova awarded fellowship by American Society of Transplantation read more

- Ed Skolnik and colleagues suggest novel and potentially effective approach to treating ADPKD read more

- Olga Zhdanova, MD, and Manish Ponda, MD, Receive Peter Elsbach Award read more

- Peter Nelson and colleagues review increasingly important kidney disease: collapsing glomerulopathy (J Am Soc Nephrol 2006 Oct;17(10):2854-63. Epub 2006 Aug 16.

- Albaqumi M, Soos TJ, Barisoni L, Nelson PJ, work on Collapsing glomerulopathy read more

- Peter Nelson and colleagues discover that kidneys harbor a contiguous network of dendritic cells (Kidney Int. 2006 Aug;70(3):591-6. Epub 2006 Jun 7.)

- Soos TJ, Sims TN, Barisoni L, Lin K, Littman DR, Dustin ML, Nelson PJ (CX3CR1+ interstitial dendritic cells form a contiguous network throughout the entire kidney.)

- David Goldfarb and colleagues describe use of new assay for management of cystinuria, genetic cause of recurrent kidney stones (Kidney Int. 2006 Mar;69(6):1041-7. Urinary cystine excretion and capacity in patients with cystinuria.)

- Dr. Barisoni and Dr. Nelson work on Collapsing glomerulopathy: an inflammatory podocytopathy? Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension. 2007 May;16(3):192-5.-

David Goldfarb and colleagues conclude lowering homocysteine won't help patients with serious kidney disease read more

- Ed Skolnik and colleagues identify new signaling pathway critical for negative regulation of T and B cells read more

- Peter Nelson's work on immune mechanisms of glomerular disease-

- Alexander J Gilbert, MD  Organ Donor Network

- Laura Barisoni, MD work on idiopathic nephrotic syndrome, NephCure podocyte disease Biobank for Molecular Analysis of Renal Disease, THE NEPHROTIC SYNDROME STUDY NETWORK (NEPTUNE)

- Nathan Thompson, MD Evaluation Of Cinacalcet HCl Therapy to Lower Cardiovascular Events (EVOLVE)

- Manish Ponda, MD: The Effect of HDL on Atherosclerosis in Renal Disease, The Effect of Vitamin D3 Repletion on LDL Cholesterol, Early Kidney Disease and Atherosclerosis