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To create a world without kidney diseases, the ASN Alliance for Kidney Health elevates care by educating and informing, driving breakthroughs and innovation, and advocating for policies that create transformative changes in kidney medicine throughout the world.

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Kidney Week

Translational Session

Power of Large Biorepositories in Diabetic Kidney Disease

November 04, 2023 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Ballroom A, Pennsylvania Convention Center

Session Description

This session underlines the importance of building biorepositories in large, clinical population studies in diabetic kidney disease or CKD. This session presents select examples in greater detail.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Explain the paramount importance of building large biorepositories
  • Discuss translational advances built on the Pima Indian Kidney Study in type 2 diabetes
  • Summarize an example of a prospective study in diabetic kidney disease: TRIDENT
  • Describe large biorepositories within the NIDDK, advances made, and research opportunities
  • Outline non-federal opportunities to work with large biorepositories

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Diabetic Kidney Disease
  • CKD Non-Dialysis