International studies endorsed by ESPN 


This EU funded research project uses cutting edge -Omics technologies in patient cohorts with steroid resistant nephrotic syndrome, membranous nephropathy, inherited tubulopathies, and CAKUT. ESPN has endorsed the project and supports collaborative research initiatives between society members and EURenOmics researchers.

Contact mail: Franz Schäfer : Franz.Schaefer@med.uni-heidelberg.d

Collaboration with  Midwest Pediatric Nephrology Consortium (MWPNC) and CNOS: 

Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome Observational Study (CNOS)

Contact mail :Michelle Rheault :

Collaboration with the Columbia University

Genomic study (GWAS) on Primary IgA nephropathy and IgA nephropathy related to Henoch-Schoelnein Purpura

Contact mail: Krzysztof Kiryluk:


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