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Pivotal role found for IgG autoantibodies in IgA nephropathy

The most common form of the kidney disease called glomerulonephritis is IgA nephropathy.  Now a study published in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology by researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham largely validates the hypothesis that a second immunoglobulin, IgG, is a crucial part of the pathogenic immunodeposits in glomeruli of patients with IgA nephropathy. […]

IgA Nephropathy Patients Invited to Speak About their Disease to the FDA

National Kidney Foundation and IGAN Foundation of America organizing meeting to hear voices of patients with this chronic kidney disease New York, NY – August 16, 2019 – The many voices of patients with IgA nephropathy, a chronic kidney disease, will come together on Monday, August 19, during an Externally-led Patient-focused Drug Development (EL-PFDD) meeting […]

The IGA Nephropathy Foundation of America Funds Innovative Career Skills Curriculum for DDI’s Children’s Day Program

On Thursday, July 18th, 2019, IGA Nephropathy Foundation of America, Inc. hosted its annual IGAN/DDI Golf Outing. Hosted at The Muttontown Club in East Norwich, 50% of funds raised were donated to DDI’s Children’s Day Program (CDP). Karl Ramjeet, one of the event organizers, who has a daughter that attends DDI and a CRP resident […]