Research

Faculty within the Nephrology Division are active in a wide range of research.

Clinical Investigations

  • Quality of Life and Daily Hemodialysis
  • Novel Treatments of Acute Renal Failure
  • Novel Treatments of Resistant Hypertension
  • Scientific Integrity, Research Ethics
  • Hemodynamic Effects of Paracentesis in Cirrhotic Patients
  • Novel Treatments to Prevent Rejection in Renal Transplantation
  • Biomarkers in the Detection of Allograft Rejection and Ischemia

Basic Research Interests

  • Mechanisms of Salt Taste Transmission
  • Similarity Between Salt Transporters in Tongue and Kidne
  • Animal Models of Chronic Kidney Disease
  • The Effect of Curcumin in the Amelioration of Progressive Kidney Dysfunction
  • Animal Models of Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Mechanisms of Chronic Allograft Nephropathy