Posted 4/1/2014 by jberger
Building on evidence that gene variation largely explains certain racial disparities in kidney disease, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center researchers aim to learn how the disease progresses at the molecular and cellular levels.
Dr. Martin Pollak's work is one of seven new research projects underway at Association of American Medical College (AAMC) member institutions. It's part of the commitment of academic medical centers to improve the health of patients and populations, through health equity research that helps identify solutions to systematic and avoidable inequities in health and health care.
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