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Title: Kidney stakes
Authors: Felice, Alex E.
Said Conti, Valerie
Zammit, Esther
Curry, Alan
Bonnici, Laura
Keywords: Abnormalities, Human -- Kidneys
Pediatric nephrology
Kidneys -- Diseases -- Research -- Malta
Issue Date: 2018
Publisher: University of Malta
Citation: Bonnici, L. (2018). Kidney stakes. THINK Magazine, 25, 62-63.
Abstract: A team of scientists from the University of Malta is currently honing in on what may cause children to be born with 'CAKUT, or Congenital Anomalies of the Kidney and Urinary Tract. With between three and six cases recorded per 1000 live births worldwide, CAKUT is the most common cause of end-stage kidney disease in children. Since early identification of these anomalies may reduce kidney damage later in life, the LifeCycle Malta Foundation has raised funds for a renal research program
ISSN: 23060735
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Think Magazine, Issue 25
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