Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Kr?ppel-Like Factor 15 is a novel mediator of glucocorticoid-responsive glomerular disease|
Sandeep MD Mallipattu
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| January 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates more than 10% of adults in the United States, over 20 million Americans have chronic kidney disease (CKD). Furthermore, the prevalence rate of CKD in the Veteran population is a third higher than in the general population. Podocytes are terminally differentiated epithelial cells in the glomerulus whose major function is the maintenance of this renal filtration barrier to prevent CKD. Podocyte injury is implicated in many glomerular disease...
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