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Christine Maric-Bilkan

Basic Science; Renal Physiology; Sex/Gender Differences

Responsibilities & Activities

I oversee basic research related to polycystic kidney disease and research including PKD Research and Translation Centers.

My interests also include sex/gender differences in renal pathophysiology.

Research Programs

Kidney Basic Research
The mechanisms and pathophysiology underlying renal disease and its progression.

Kidney Precision Medicine Project
Identifying critical human cells, pathways, and targets for new therapies in acute and chronic kidney diseases.

Polycystic Kidney Disease
Research on renal injury from cyst growth that occurs in PKD.