UVA Today recently featured an article about some of our CHRC research staff.
In a significant step toward growing replacement kidneys, researchers at the University of Virginia School of Medicine have identified the cells that give rise to the blood vessels within the kidney. It’s a discovery of critical importance, as efforts to grow kidneys have long been frustrated by the inability to create the vasculature necessary for a functional organ. Read More
Watch the video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7MXHOQL2Yk&feature=youtu.be
This was even featured on our local TV news: http://www.newsplex.com/home/headlines/UVA-Taking-Major-Steps-Toward-Kidney-Reproduction-363087221.html