Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| IDENTIFYING KEY PROTEINS IN CALCIUM OXALATE KIDNEY STONE FORMATION USING STONE MATRIX PROTEOMICS|
Jeffrey A. Wesson
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| January 2018 -
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Kidney stones are a common and recurrent disease affecting more than 10% of Americans in their lifetime, but the underlying pathophysiology remains incompletely understood. Since kidney stones occur predominantly during middle age and affect more men than women, US veterans are a high risk group for this disease. Current therapies have limited effectiveness, with only a modest reduction in stone recurrence rates, and there has been no real advancement in preventive therapy for many years. A brea...
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