ASN's Mission

ASN leads the fight to prevent, treat, and cure kidney diseases throughout the world by educating health professionals and scientists, advancing research and innovation, communicating new knowledge, and advocating for the highest quality care for patients.

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Grants & Funding

NephCure Kidney International-ASN Foundation for Kidney Research Grant Recipients


Astrid Weins, MD, PhD, FASN
Regulation of DNA Damage Repair in Podocytes


Evren U. Azeloglu, PhD
Mechanosensitive Control of Podocyte Cytoskeleton and Remodeling


Heon Yung Gee, MD, PhD
Mutations in KANK2 and ARHGAP4 Cause Nephrotic Syndrome by Defects in RHO GTPase Signaling


Jeffrey B. Hodgin, MD, PhD
Deep Sequencing and Cross-Species Analysis of the Glomerular and Podocyte Transcriptome in Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis


Michelle Denburg, MD
Defining vitamin D deficiency in the nephrotic patient