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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Genetics of CKD and Hypertension-Risk Prediction and Drug Response in the MVP
Principal Investigator:

Adriana M. Hung

Location: Nashville, TN
Congressional District Code: 5
Research Service: Clinical Science R&D
Project Period: October 2019 - September 2023
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $165,000
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Genetics of CKD and Hypertension—Risk Prediction and Drug Response in the MVP Chronic kidney disease (CKD) affects 850 million people worldwide. Preventing the development of CKD and slowing its progression is critical to reducing premature death and end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in this growing population. Risk prediction and early treatment of people at risk for or with CKD is of upmost relevance to reduce the complications of kidney disease. First, we will generate weighted Genetic Risk Scor...

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