Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Regulation of Renal Injury and Fibrosis by the Plasminogen Receptor, Plg-RKT|
Robert J. Parmer
||San Diego, CA
|Congressional District Code:
||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2018 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
Go To NIH RePORTER
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) has emerged as a silent killer that affects a large segment (15-20%) of the adult population, and is a major risk factor for end-stage renal disease (ESRD), as well as acute kidney injury, cardiovascular disease, and premature death. Progressive tubulointerstitial fibrosis is the final common pathway for all kidney diseases leading to CKD. However, the molecular mechanisms and regulatory steps that govern and modulate tubulointerstitial fibrogenesis are not fully und...
Questions about the R&D website? Email the Web Team
Any health information on this website is strictly for informational purposes and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any condition.