Groundbreaking science and cross-specialty collaboration enable transplant recipients to thrive without immunosuppressive drugs
Voucher program established at UCLA Health has spread to 78 transplant centers nationwide
Nurses staged an exhibition of Laura Topete’s vibrant images to spread joy and positivity
UCLA Health’s Dr. Ira Kurtz and collaborators are nearing the finish line in development of the groundbreaking device
Chronic kidney disease, or CKD, is a common condition that occurs when the kidneys are damaged and cannot properly filter blood. The condition causes gradual loss of kidney function and, over time, limits a person’s ability to perform day-to-day activities.
Functions of the kidneys
- The kidneys are important organs in the body that filter waste and excess [...]