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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

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

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

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

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

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...