Worldwide, up to 40 per cent of people die from a cardiovascular cause following a kidney transplant.
KTDRA proudly supported talented researcher Dr Sebastian Stead’s PhD project last year.
Working closely together for 10 years, two research groups from the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) and the Centre for Cancer Biology (CCB) are leading revolutionary research into type 1 diabetes, hoping to provide diabetics with a better quality of life.
Working with chronic kidney disease sufferers on a daily basis, dietitian Mr Anthony Meade is driven to help his patients have the best treatment experience they can informed by the latest nutritional research.
Receiving a grant in our KTDRA funding round last year, Nephrologist Dr Su Crail is leading a study spanning two states to determine the impact chronic kidney disease has on sufferers.
We were thrilled to be part of World Kidney Day celebrations at the Royal Adelaide Hospital recently! This wonderful event gave our generous donors and members of the public the chance to hear about lifesaving chronic kidney disease research projects underway in Adelaide.
Are artificial sweeteners friend or foe for type 2 diabetes sufferers? Researchers from the Royal Adelaide Hospital are set to find out.
Life could have been cut very short for 75-year-old Keith Parkes if it wasn’t for a kidney transplant that saved him over 30 years ago, making him the second longest-living kidney transplant patient in South Australia today.
Adelaide researchers from the Centre for Cancer Biology (CCB) have discovered for the first time a protein previously linked to controlling blood pressure also prevents salt-induced kidney disease.