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April 2022

  • April 6: Michelle Josephson, MD from the University of Chicago will deliver the annual Laurence Chan Lectureship


  • April 13: Alp Ikizler, MD from Vanderbilt University will deliver the annual Wahlstrom Lectureship


May 2022

  • May 4: Deidra Crews, MD from John Hopkins University will deliver the annual Collins Lectureship


  • May 22: Vishal Patel, MD from UT Southwestern will deliver the annual Schrier Lectureship


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Weight loss and cystic disease progression in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease. iScience. 2022;25(1):103697. Epub 2022/01/22. doi: 10.1016/j.isci.2021.103697. PubMed PMID: 35059607; PMCID: PMC8760407.





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15-Lipoxygenase worsens renal fibrosis, inflammation, and metabolism in a murine model of ureteral obstruction. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2022;322(1):F105-F19. Epub 2021/12/07. doi: 10.1152/ajprenal.00214.2021. PubMed PMID: 34866403; PMCID: PMC8742724.


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Female and male mice have differential longterm cardiorenal outcomes following a matched degree of ischemia-reperfusion acute kidney injury. Scientific reports. 2022;12(1):643. Epub 2022/01/14. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-04701-x. PubMed PMID: 35022484; PMCID: PMC8755805.





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Natural antibody and complement activation characterize patients with idiopathic nephrotic syndrome. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2021;321(4):F505-F16. Epub 2021/08/31. doi: 10.1152/ajprenal.00041.2021. PubMed PMID: 34459222; PMCID: PMC8560405.


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