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  1. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    A passing fad? No, according to a new report by Oliver Wyman: This ongoing inv... )--Logic PD, a product innovation and lifecycle management company for connected devices, today announced the hiring of Mona Phaff as its vice president of design and eng... New Study Finds Only AT&T Positioned to Capture Wireless Competitors' Customers Through High-Speed Internet and Home Security Services )--As wireless carriers' core business lines show weakness, new consumer research questions their plans for expansion into high-speed Internet and home security & auto... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "EU: Escalators And Moving Walkways - Market Report... )--Acceleron and its partner Celgene will present preclinical and interim clinical data on the sotatercept program at the American Society of Nephrology Kidney... )--Regulatory News: Today, Opus Group AB issued an additional ... (more)

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  2. Keryx Biopharmaceuticals Announces Ferric Citrate Presentations at...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    Keryx Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced that two Ferric Citrate-related abstracts have been accepted for presentation at the upcoming American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2014 annual meeting in Philadelphia, PA from November 11-16, 2014. An abstract regarding the pharmacoeconomic impact of Ferric Citrate has been selected for oral presentation and an abstract with results from the long-term open label extension study of Ferric Citrate in dialysis dependent chronic kidney disease patients with elevated serum phosphorus has been selected as a late-breaking poster presentation.

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  3. Ardelyx's Tenapanor Selected for Oral and Poster Presentations...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Freshnews

    Ardelyx, Inc. , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on cardio-renal, gastrointestinal and metabolic diseases, today announced that Ardelyx, together with its development partner, AstraZeneca , will present tenapanor-related preclinical and clinical results during Kidney Week 2014, the annual meeting of the American Society of Nephrology . Abstracts of the presentations were published today on the ASN website.

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  4. Calling the consolidation efficiency bluffRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Balloon Juice

    Last week, a major specialty practice in the east suburbs of my central city announced that they had agreed to be bought out by Big City Medical Group. BCMG will now control 85% of the orthopedists, 100% of the dermatologists, 90% of the nephrologists, 75% of the oral surgeons and 50% of the cardiologists who practice in three well populated counties east of the Big City.

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  5. Mobile EHR Users More Satisfied Than Desktop, Laptop UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Health Data Management

    10 Payment Collection Strategies That Work : Claims clearinghouse and revenue cycle management vendor Availity has new guidance for physician practices and hospitals to optimize payment collections, particularly in the area of higher patient payment responsibility. 10 Payment Collection Strategies That Work : Claims clearinghouse and revenue cycle management vendor Availity has new guidance for physician practices and hospitals to optimize payment collections, particularly in the area of higher patient payment responsibility.

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  6. Hepatitis C virus infection and glomerular disease.Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | CiteULike

    Minerva urologica e nefrologica = The Italian journal of urology and nephrology , Vol. 66, No.

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  7. Functional Genomic Annotation of Genetic Risk Loci Highlights...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... l pathways associated with kidney function for future analysis. Copyright A 2014 by the American Society of Nephrology.

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  8. Multiple Genes of the Renin-Angiotensin System Are Novel Targets of Wnt/I2-Catenin Signaling.Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | CiteULike

    ... g to the reversal of established proteinuria and kidney injury. Copyright A 2014 by the American Society of Nephrology.

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  9. How best to treat dialysis patients with heart diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Stanford

    Kidney failure patients on dialysis often have other chronic diseases - heart disease topping the list. They're prescribed an average of 12 pills a day by physicians, according to Stanford nephrologist Tara Chang , MD, and they spend three-to-four hours at a treatment center three times a week connected to an artificial kidney machine.

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  10. Bariatric surgery helps kidney patients qualify for transplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chron

    Lejuan Holmes, a kidney transplant candidate, had bariatric surgery to reduce his BMI and make him eligible for transplant surgery. LeJuan Holmes, a diabetic and a candidate for a kidney transplant, tries to get on the list after having bariatric surgery to reduce his BMI and make him eligible.

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  11. ASN: Binge Drinking May Boost Blood Pressure in Young MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mental Help Net

    Binge drinking among young adult men may lead to hypertension, according to new research scheduled to be presented at the American Society of Nephrology's Kidney Week 2014, held from Nov. 11 to 16 in Philadelphia. Sarah Twichell, M.D., a clinical fellow in pediatrics at Boston Children's Hospital, and colleagues analyzed information from a 2010 survey of 8,605 participants.

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  12. St Cyres students celebrate bursary awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Penarth Times

    ... help in understanding of how the immune system fights pathogens. Ewan carried out a range of techniques at the nephrology department of the Heath Hospital. He researched micro RNA and their potential as a biomarker for chronic kidney disease. Martin ...

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  13. Binge drinking in young men linked with increased risk of hypertensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Science Daily

    ... of hypertension," said Dr. Twichell. The above story is based on materials provided by American Society of Nephrology (ASN) . Note: Materials may be edited for content and length. American Society of Nephrology (ASN). "Binge drinking in young men ...

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  14. Top Physician: Feds Still Botching It on EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | News Max

    It's "quite incredible" there are still no travel bans to and from Ebola-afflicted west Africa, says Dr. Richard Amerling, a nephrologist and internist who is president of the American Association of Physicians and Surgeons. "When you consider that this outbreak has been raging in western Africa for many months now, you would think that they would have had some basic plan in place," Amerling said Tuesday on "The Steve Malzberg Show" on Newsmax TV .

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  15. Castlight Health JAMA Study Shows Price Comparison Tools Can Lower Medical CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Forbes.com

    I initiated regular coverage of the biotech industry at Forbes, and wrote many of the early stories on genomics, personalized medicine, and the automation of drug making. I also launched the Arabic edition of Forbes, and oversaw what became highly influential lists in the Middle East, such as the 50 Most Powerful Arab Businesswomen.

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  16. Bariatric Surgery Now an Option for Transplant Patients Trying to Get on the Waiting ListRead the original story

    Tuesday | Newswise

    ... and felt that the benefits outweighed the risks." A published paper in a 2013 edition of the American Journal of Nephrology, based on multiple studies, shows that overweight people who receive kidney transplants are more prone to wound infections, ...

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  17. New exercise program helps dialysis patients take control of their healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    Several times a week, Stephanie Thompson breaks out her running shoes and goes to the gym. It's done out of enjoyment, but Thompson, a post-doctoral trainee in the University of Alberta's Division of Nephrology in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, knows the exercise also brings with it long-term rewards.

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  18. Aurinia To Host Lupus Opinion Leader Meeting And Webcast On October 23 In New York CityRead the original story

    Tuesday | BioSpace

    ... e-mail at vmolina@lifesciadvisors.com . Aurinia is a clinical stage pharmaceutical company focused on the global nephrology market. It is currently enrolling patients in its Phase 2b clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy of its drug, voclosporin, ...

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  19. An organ shortage kills 30 Americans every day. Is it time to pay donors?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | AEI

    Thirty years ago this week, President Reagan signed the National Organ Transplant Act , which established the federal legal framework for the procurement, donation and transplantation of organs needed by desperately ill Americans. The law's advocates hoped that it would end organ shortages, but today over 120,000 Americans are on waiting lists.

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  20. New tides: using zebrafish to study renal regeneration.Read the original story

    Tuesday | CiteULike

    ... system for the study of kidney diseases and renal regeneration. The relevance of the zebrafish model for nephrology research has been increasingly appreciated as the understanding of zebrafish kidney structure, ontogeny, and the response to damage ...

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