Renal Diagnostics and Therapeutics Unit
Section Chief: Robert A. Star, M.D.
Research Materials & Patents
Patents, materials, and other research resources appear below. Some resources may be available for use through Material Transfer Agreements (MTAs) or licensing agreements.
Therapeutic Polypeptides and Their Use (U.S. Patent Application Number 61/890,585)NIDDK investigators have developed a synthetic polypeptide with beneficial effects and prospective treatment of chronic kidney disease (CKD). End stage renal disease (ESRD) is a major health and economic burden and requires transplantation or…