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Funded Project Details - FY2021




Project Number:

I01BX004232-01A2
Title: Intra-renal T-cell heterogeneity in ADPKD patients
Principal Investigator:

Michal Mrug

Location: Birmingham, AL
Congressional District Code: 7
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: October 2019 - September 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $156,800
Total Award Amount
(all years):
$709,800
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER
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Excerpt:

PROJECT SUMMARY/ABSTRACT Chronic kidney diseases (CKD) are among the most significant public health problems with an aggregate prevalence of ~15% and virtually no curative therapies. The most promising group of disorders that may allow identification of urgently needed CKD drug targets are those with a known underlying molecular defect. Among them, the most prevalent and most commonly leading to end-stage renal disease (ESRD) is autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD; 600,000 patien...



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