Programme(s) to which this project applies:
|☑ MPhil/PhD||☒ MRes[Med]||☒ URIS|
Current treatment options for progressive chronic kidney disease (CKD), a major non-communicable disease affecting 10% of the world’s population, are limited. There are two major lines of work to dissect and then target the inflammatory mechanisms of CKD:
Professor SCW Tang, Department of Medicine
Professor Sydney Tang is currently Chair Professor of Renal Medicine and Yu Professor in Nephrology at the University of Hong Kong. He is known for his contribution to both clinical and basic sciences in nephrology, particularly in realm of diabetic and chronic kidney disease as well as IgA nephropathy.
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