Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Systems biology approach to the management of chronic kidney disease-mineral bone disorder|
Eleanor D. Lederer
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||Clinical Science R&D
|| July 2018 -
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Veterans are at an increased risk of kidney disease compared to the non-Veteran US population. Cardiovascular and bone disease are two major causes of death in Veterans with end stage renal disease (ESRD) resulting from abnormal mineral metabolism. Specifically, Mineral and Bone Disorder (MBD) is a universal complication of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) and End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD). The multifactorial nature of MBD in the Veteran ESRD population makes the effective management of this condit...
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