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Patients with kidney failure to get a new lease on life

End stage kidney disease is a global public health problem with an estimated 2.4 million patients on dialysis.
The number of new cases is rising (7-8% annually) due to population ageing and increased diabetes prevalence. The NEPHRON+ project is improving the lives of patients by developing a wearable artificial kidney device, enabled with information and communication technologies for remote monitoring.Chronic kidney disease will affect one in ten of us at some point in our lives. For those

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