Molecular & Cellular Physiology

First CRISPR Clinical Trial Receives Advisory Panel Approval

First CRISPR clinical trial could start by the end of this year.

Innovations in Clinical Research & Patient Engagement: KHI Update

The Kidney Health Initiative (KHI) concluded its 4th Annual Stakeholders' Meeting last week. KHI Project Director Melissa West provides an update on KHI's activities and goals.

Automating DNA Origami Opens Doors to Many Uses

Using strands of DNA researchers can build complex, nanometer-scale structures, but the process is complex and has limited the technique, known as DNA origami, to just a small group of experts in the field.

Perspective: Why Nephrology Needs a Blockbuster Therapeutic

This insightful piece by  Dr. Bruce A. Molitoris proved to be the second most popular perspective KN Online posted in 2016.

ASN Names Next Editor-in-Chief of CJASN

ASN has named Rajnish Mehrotra, MD, FASN, as CJASN Editor-in-Chief effective January 1, 2017. He will serve a six-year term.

Kidney Care: A Model for Transforming Medical Education

Mark E. Rosenberg, MD, FASN is Professor of Medicine and Vice Dean for Education at the University of Minnesota Medical School. He oversees the medical education continuum, promoting innovation in teaching and continuity of curriculum from undergraduate through graduate and continuing medical education. Dr. Rosenberg also serves on ASN Council. Rachel N. Meyer is Associate Director of Policy and Government Affairs at ASN.

Communities at ASN

ASN Communities offer multiple opportunities to connect with colleagues working in the areas that interest you most. Check out this rapidly growing and dynamic ASN initiative here.