The KaroKidney biobank encompasses over 700 kidney biopsies and 200 vascular biopsies
Welcome to KaroKidney
KaroKidney's expanding biobank currently contains more than 1000 renal biopsies (>650 native kidney biopsies from adult patients, 200 pediatric patients, 230 living donors and > 100 transplanted patients) and >450 arterial biopsies from patients with ESRD and healthy controls. The tissue is stored in ways that allows analysis of both morphology and RNA/protein expression. Read more.
The date for the next meeting will be announced shortly
Kidney Week 2022 Join KaroKidney to Orlando, FL for Kidney Week in November. Read more here
INTRICARE. Peter Stenvinkel from KaroKidney is part of the INTRICARE network, a EU financed research network within Horizon 2020. Read more here (article in Swedish) and here (article in English).
KaroKidney is a collaboration between researchers from Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, SciLifeLab and Karolinska Institutet/AstraZeneca Integrated Cardio Metabolic Centre (ICMC) in Stockholm, Sweden. For more information, visit each institutions website.Read more