Our clinical and translational research activities encompass outcomes research, biomarker discovery, genomics, clinical trials and discovery/validation studies.

Major kidney and urological diseases currently under investigation include:

  • Acute kidney injury (AKI)
  • Chronic kidney diseases (CKD)
  • Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS), a leading cause of kidney failure
  • Congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT)
  • Diabetic nephropathy
  • Kidney cancer
  • Cystic diseases
  • Transplant-related kidney dysfunction