MedicalResearch.com Interview with:
Michael P. Madaio, MD
Sydenstricker Professor and Chairman
Department of Medicine
Medical College of Georgia at
MedicalResearch.com: What is the background for this study?
Response: Glomerulonephritis is a inflammatory disease of the kidney. Glomeruli are the filtering units in the kidney. This is most often immunologically mediated and are autoimmune.
Most therapies are directed at inhibiting the Immune/autoimmune process (immunotherapy) systemically.