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Kidney Research UK: Paediatric Research Awards

  Monday, 25 Oct 2021 | Funding Deadline

Paediatric Research Awards aim to improve the early diagnosis, care and treatment of children at risk of or living with kidney disease. This round is jointly supported through a partnership with the Stoneygate Trust. Kidney Research UK invites research ideas focusing on paediatric renal research covering one or more of the following: 

Clinical research that focuses on: 

  • the diagnosis, natural history, epidemiology or treatment of children who have diseases of the kidney or urinary tract 
  • the prenatal origins of childhood kidney or urinary tract diseases
  • the impact on adult health of kidney or urinary tract diseases with an onset in childhood or the prenatal period.

Laboratory research that seeks to understand: 

  • the causes of, and find potential new treatments for, childhood kidney and/or urinary tract diseases 
  • how the kidney and/or urinary tract normally forms, grows and matures before and after birth.


Deadline for proposals: 25 October 2021

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