Study for children with congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract
Protocol: STUDY00004786
Full Title
Identify gene mutation(s) that may be responsible for congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract
Description
This study enrolls children and young adults with congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract (CAKUT). The purpose of the study is to learn which gene mutation(s) may be responsible for this condition and to eventually find a gene therapy to treat this condition.

We will take samples from your child and also from a family member without this condition. The samples include blood, saliva, cheek swabs, and leftover routine kidney biopsy samples. Study takes place at Oishei Children's Hospital in Buffalo, NY.

Technical Description

The primary study aim is to identify gene mutation(s) that may be responsible for congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract.
Compensation: No
Eligibility
Children and young adults ages 0-21 years old with CAKUT (congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract) seen at Oshei Children's Hospital
Patient's family member without CAKUT.
Age Group: Both Adults and Children
Principal Investigator: xiaoyan wu
Contact(s)
Haiping Qiao
hqiao@buffalo.edu
+1 716-323-0055
Want to Learn More?
Let us know how the study team can reach you. If you do not hear back within 2 business days, reach out to the study team directly at the contact information above or email ctsiresearch@buffalo.edu and someone will assist you.