Nancy Hewitt Spaeth, the longest survivor of kidney failure in the world, passed away on January 14, 2022. Nancy leaves behind her tremendous legacy of more than 60 years of living with kidney failure and her passionate advocacy for
CDI was strongly featured in an article from Nature about how artificial kidneys and miniaturized dialysis could save millions of lives. Download A PDF Version of the article.
While a kidney transplant is the most exciting way to treat kidney failure, for the 661,000 Americans with kidney failure, approximately 468,000 survive using conventional dialysis machines. This may holdover patients until they can move up the transplant list, or