The Renal Research Group
Research Projects overview

Summary of research

Details of each are included in specific project pages.

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Glomerulopathy Projects

Those include the following subprojects:

  • Personalized management of MCD.
  • Idiopathic Membranous Nephropathy
  • IgA nephropathy (Multiple projects) : see here for details
  • ANCA (Antineutrophilic cytoplasmic antibody)-associated vasculitis (ANCA) in kidney disease
  • C3 glomerulopathy

Hypertensive Nephropathy

  • Patient-tailored management of hypertensive nephropathy through digital technologies
  • Animal studies (two-kidney, one-clip rat model)

Fabry disease

Three subprojects are running on Fabry disease: 

  • Observational follow-up studies on Fabry’s disease
  • Clinical interventional studies of Fabry’s disease
  • Translational studies of Fabry’s disease 

More details here


  • Digital Nephropathology
  • Povidon nephropathy
  • Quantification of kidney fibrosis in renal biopsies

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Kidney Cancer

  • Prognostic biomarkers in human renal cancer
  • Caveolin expression in human renal cancer
  • Hyperion - Image mass cytometry tissue analyses
  • Interventional animal studies (Axl inhibitor))

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Measurements of kidney function

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Various collaborative projects

  • Manifestations and pathogeneisis of Sjögren’s syndrome
  • SGLT2 expression in diabetes mellitus after kidney transplantation
  • Role of peroxidasin CKD
  • Pilot study of the application of microbubbles to mouse kidneys.
  • Nutritional assessment of CKD, HD and transplant patients


More info here