Chronic Kidney Disease of undetermined causes (CKDnT) is a fatal progressive loss of kidney function that has killed more than 40,000 people in Mesoamerica and Sri Lanka alone in the last 10 years. Treatment is out of reach for most ensuring an early death for those affected. CKDnT is likely affecting millions throughout the tropics and beyond. We need your help to understand, prevent and treat this disease.
We are pleased to announce the publication of our manuscript in the Special Issue "Hydration and Nutrition Considerations for Sports and Physical Activity" of Nutrients - journal of human nutrition published monthly online by MDPI. The aim of our research was to: construct a theoretical framework of the [...]
Tom Laffay LIN was honored to be invited to the opening of the Costa Rican Agency for Biomedical Investigation's (ACIB) new lab and offices in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. This group has done incredible work on the HPV vaccine and are now turning their attention to CKDnT. [...]
Click on the images below to learn about some of the regions effected by CKDnT.