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What cause cardiovascular kidney

Without the kidneys, your blood would have too much waste and water. Cardiovascular disease CVD is an umbrella term used to describe conditions that affect the heart and blood vessels also known as the vascular system. When a blockage occurs in your heart vessels, it is called coronary heart disease and can cause a heart… Read More »

Novel drug targets tumor growth in advanced kidney cancer

Scientists report promising activity of a novel drug that targets a key molecular driver of clear cell renal cell carcinoma in patients with metastatic disease. Researchers from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute report a response rate of 24 percent across all risk categories of patients given an oral first-in-class agent that targets hypoxia inducible factor (HIF) 2-a, which promotes… Read More »