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Maintaining work during the final 6 months prior to haemodialysis was associated with a better survival

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest - June 14, 2019 -- 26% of patients had been employed 6 months prior to dialysis initiation – but this dropped to 15% when dialysis treatment was initiated.

Indigestion remedy significantly slows kidney function decline and improves survival in late-stage CKD

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest, June 14, 2019 - As chronic kidney disease (CKD) progresses, the kidneys become less able to maintain a healthy balance of acids in the body, a condition known as metabolic acidosis.

Nephrology and Public Policy Committee (NPPC) aims to intensify research activity

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest - June 14, 2019 -- Epidemiological and clinical research and public policy in Europe are generally considered to be comprehensive and successful – and the European Renal Association-European Dialysis and Transplant Association (ERA-EDTA) is playing a key role in the field of nephrology research.

Dickkopf-related protein 3 (DKK3) predicts AKI

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest - June 14, 2019 -- Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a common complication after cardiac surgery. The severity fluctuates from subclinical AKI, an increase in biochemical markers of kidney injury, to severe AKI requiring renal replacement therapy with dialysis.

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Enhesa Appoints Peter Schramme as New CEO to Drive Market Expansion

[PRESSWIRE] Brussels, Belgium — June 13, 2019 -- Enhesa, the leading global content provider for environmental, health and safety (EHS) regulatory compliance, announced Peter Schramme as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Still an unmet need: New therapeutic targets in Alport syndrome

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest - June 13, 2019 -- Alport syndrome (AS) is a hereditary type IV collagen disease that leads to progressive proteinuria, renal fibrosis, and kidney failure.

PCSK9 inhibitors: Specific studies are mandatory to prove efficacy and safety in CKD

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest - June 13, 2019 -- High cardiovascular morbidity and mortality remain a persisting problem in patients with CKD. Many efforts have been made in subjects with normal kidney function to prevent and to reduce the progression of cardiovascular diseases.

Clinical trials and research priorities in dialysis Patients: Time for a new approach?

[PRESSWIRE] Budapest - June 13, 2019 -- Historically, the number of RCTs performed in the ESRD population has been very low compared to other medical subspecialties. Furthermore, several of the few large RCTs conducted in patients with ESRD have yielded inconclusive or negative results, dampening enthusiasm for future investment in similar trials.

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First artworks entirely covered with Diamonds and made by artist Cesare Catania

[PRESSWIRE] – Monaco / Monte-Carlo -- 13 June, 2019 -- On the 13th June 2019, the 19th floor of the historic Milanese building the "Torre Velasca", will host some of the Milanese artist Cesare Catania’s artworks for an evening "on leave" in the rooms of the Monza Royal Palace Museum.

Mythic Secures $30M in New Financing and Strengthens Leadership Team

 [PRESSWIRE] REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 12, 2019 -- Mythic (www.mythic-ai.com), an innovative AI inference processor company with breakthrough analog compute-in-memory technology, today announced it has secured $30M in Series B-1 funding led by Valor Equity Partners, with additional new investors Future Ventures, Atreides, Micron Ventures, and Lam Research.