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Monday 27 April, 2015

Cholesterol-lowering drug could protect kidneys after surgery

A new study involving an Indian-origin researcher has suggested that taking a cholesterol-lowering drug called statin before having major elective surgery  More...

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By BioNews On Sunday, April 10th, 2011
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Scottish scientists grow kidneys in lab

Scottish scientists have made a breakthrough in organ transplantation by successfully growing kidneys in a laboratory  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, April 5th, 2011
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Indian docs remove kidney stones from Iraqi man

Iraqi shopkeeper Naeem Musa had braced for a long, painful treatment for stones in both kidneys,  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, March 22nd, 2011
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Combination ACE inhibitor therapy raises risk of kidney failure, death

A new study has warned that elderly patients who have been prescribed combination angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors  More...

By BioNews On Sunday, March 20th, 2011
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Ibuprofen linked to life-threatening potassium deficiency

Painkillers containing ibuprofen have been linked to a rare condition that can result in potentially fatal  More...

By BioNews On Friday, March 11th, 2011
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Depression may increase kidney failure risk

Depression is linked to an increased risk of developing kidney failure in the future, according to a new study  More...