Recent Publications by our Faculty

Nephrology faculty research on human liver-kidney models, impact of obesity on the kidney, and insights into cells of renin lineage (CoRL)

October 19, 2017

Through research, our faculty explore topics such as recurrent glomerular disease and physical activity in hemodialysis patients. Explore how we’re improving care.

October 13, 2017

With shorter days and less sunshine during the fall and winter, could you develop a vitamin D deficiency?

October 9, 2017

Allen Institute for Cell Science video series "Cell Shorts" highlights researchers who are using Allen Institute tools.

October 5, 2017

Thanks to a collaboration between the University of Washington and Northwest Kidney Centers, a NASA rocket will blast off for the International Space Station carrying a research project called “kidney-on-a-chip.”

October 4, 2017

Benjamin Freedman discusses his laboratories latest work on mini-kidney organoids.

October 4, 2017

By creating mini-kidney organoids that contain a realistic micro-anatomy, UW Medicine researchers track early stages of polycystic kidney disease

October 2, 2017

A breakthrough device called kidney-on-a-chip is giving new hope to patients suffering from kidney disease. Meet the team and find out why it's heading to outer space

September 22, 2017

Interview with Dr. Nicolae Leca, Associate Professor of Transplant Nephrology, and Medical Director of the Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation Program

September 18, 2017

Dr. Jonathan Himmelfarb has received funding for the Microphysiological System for Kidney Disease Modeling and Drug Efficacy Testing program

September 13, 2017

This one-year professional development program for educators in the health professions who have a passion for teaching and a desire to become academic leaders.