Saving Lives – Preventing Heart Failure in Kidney Disease

Worldwide, up to 40 per cent of people die from a cardiovascular cause following a kidney transplant



One Step Closer to a Diabetes Cure

Adelaide researchers at the Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) are in the process of developing an implantable ‘SIM card’ that if successful will become a drug-free cure for type 1 diabetes.

Making Medical History in Adelaide

In an Australian medical first, Australia’s first paediatric islet auto transplant procedure has been performed successfully at the Adelaide Women’s and Children’s Hospital (WCH).

Defying the Odds – Shaila’s Story

Dr Shaila Kabir uprooted her life when she came to South Australia’s Renal Transplant UNIT (SARTU) to receive a kidney from her husband Mohammed Islam despite the incompatibility of his blood type.