Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Renal Oxygenation and Mitochondrial Function in the in the Pathophysiology of Kidney Disease|
||San Diego, CA
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||Biomedical Laboratory R&D
|| April 2021 -
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Acute kidney injury (AKI) and chronic kidney disease (CKD) mutually reinforce each other leading to poor outcomes in patients. This is a significant issue in the Veteran population in whom the incidences of both AKI and CKD are increased. Moreover, both conditions are associated with significant comorbidities including diabetes, HTN and cardiovascular disease and high mortality. After AKI, patients are at increased risk of progression to CKD. Meanwhile, CKD predisposes patients to AKI and freque...
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