Chronic kidney disease is a global problem with about 10% of the world's population suffering from the disease.
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The ability to grow new kidneys from stem cells might transform our treatment for kidney disease.
Rather innocuous-looking and tucked away below the ribcage, kidneys are crucial for keeping us alive and well.
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