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$1.6M grant to aid study of kidney injury treatmentTags: college of pharmacy, university of arizona
[Source; UA News] - The National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases has awarded a five-year, $1.6 million grant to Liwen Lai, a research professor at the University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, to study a novel agent for treating acute kidney injury.
Acute kidney injury is a serious condition with a mortality rate of 50 percent. It is estimated to affect more than half-million people per year in the U.S.
For more information: $1.6M Grant to Aid Study of Kidney Injury Treatment
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