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Periodic Report - EUNEFRON (European Network for the Study of Orphan Nephropathies)

Project ID: 201590
Funded under: FP7-HEALTH


This is the summary report of the EUNEFRON project, funded under the European Commission (EC)'s Seventh Framework Programme (FP7). EUNEFRON is the creation of a multidisciplinary European consortium for the study of orphan nephropathies and in particular aiming at rare inherited diseases affecting the kidney.

The report covers the project's objectives in six topics:
- disorders of the podocyte;
- disorders of the proximal tubule;
- disorders of the thick ascending limb of Henle's loop;
- disorders of the distal convoluted tubule;
- disorders of the collecting duct; and
- registry and network - for the dissemination of knowledge as well as the promotion of the research and the clinical care.
The summary describes the work performed so far and the main results. It discusses the potential impact and use of the projects expected outcomes. A list of the beneficiaries and the principal investigators are included.

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