Additional Resources

For more informaiton about kidney research or research in general please visit some of these excellent sites.


The NephCure Foundation
Fighting Nephrotic Syndrome & FSGS
The NephCure Foundation is committed to raising awareness of Nephrotic Syndrome and FSGS among the general public and educate patient families, empowering all to join in our quest for more research, more funding and more progress against these devastating conditions.
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive & Kidney Diseases
National Kidney & Uroloigcal Diseases Information Clearinghouse
The NIDDK is an educational resource sponsored by the National Institutes of Health. Discover more information about kidney conditions and patient resources available here.
UM Clinical Studies
at the University of Michigan
UMClinicalStudies connects you to clinical and health research studies throughout the University of Michigan Health System. It allows you to view or sign up for studies that are currently recruiting participants.
Part of the National Institutes for Health is a registry and results database of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world. gives you information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details.

National Kidney Foundation
The National Kidney Foundation, a major voluntary nonprofit health organization, is dedicated to preventing kidney and urinary tract diseases, improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by kidney disease and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation.