The KaroKidney biobank encompasses over 700 kidney biopsies and 200 vascular biopsies
Welcome to KaroKidney
KaroKidney's expanding biobank currently contains more than 700 renal biopsies (>400 native kidney biopsies from adult patients, 150 pediatric patients, 180 living donors and > 50 transplanted patients) and >200 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.
Next meeting will be held on April 27, at 3.00 pm.
ERA-EDTA 2019. Join KaroKidney to Budapest for ERA-EDTA Annual Congress June 13-16. 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