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KRI investigator Benjamin Freedman

Benjamin Freedman, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology

Institute for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine
UW Medicine Research
850 Republican St
Box 358056
Seattle, WA 98109

See also, The Freedman Lab


P: 206-685-4653

F: 206-685-8661


Education and Training

Post-doctoral training
Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women's Hospital
Boston, MA
University of California
Berkeley, CA

University of California
Berkeley, CA

Research Interests

The goal of our research is to create laboratory models of kidney disease and regeneration using human pluripotent stem cells.

Current research projects include:

Bioengineering functional human kidney tubules from stem cells

Modeling polycystic kidney disease using human pluripotent stem cells

Podocyte differentiation and glomerular function


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