Irina Barash, M.D., M.S.
Nephrologist, The Rogosin Institute

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  • Find new drugs and treatments to prevent cyst formation and the associated decline of kidney function
  • Study dietary interventions to modify PKD disease progression, such as high water intake
  • Understand why individuals carrying certain variants of the PKD1 and PKD2 genes experience different disease progression course
  • Explore kidney cyst mutations in nephrectomy samples (PKD kidneys that were surgically removed) which may contribute to cyst growth

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