kidney disease

A presentation at the Fifth Annual Emerging Biosciences Showcase, part of the MichBio Expo

New Blockbuster Drugs Pitched At MichBio Expo

Drugs that could bring health to tens of thousands of kidney patients, cure osteoporosis and advance the battle against cancer were featured Wednesday on the second day of MichBio Expo, the annual meeting of the state’s biosciences business community.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/02/2011

(credit: Greg Shattuck/WWJ-TV)

Kidney Disease The Focus Of “Michigan Matters”

It’s an epidemic impacting over 900,000 people in Michigan, yet few are aware they have it.

CBS 62–08/05/2011

FDA Warns Of Deadly Side Effect With Imaging Drugs

Federal health regulators are warning doctors that a class of injectable drugs used in MRI medical imaging scans can cause a rare and sometimes fatal condition in patients with kidney disease.


WSU Researcher Gets $1.7M To Study Kidney Abnormality

Tej K. Mattoo, M.D., professor and chief of pediatric nephrology at Wayne State University’s School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital of Michigan, recently received more than $1.7 million from the National Institutes of Health’s National […]