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Sian Piret, PhD
Stony Brook, NY USA

Dr Sian Piret is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at Stony Brook University, NY, USA. She completed both her Master of Biochemistry (2003) and PhD (2008) at the University of Oxford, UK. Her PhD and Post-Doctoral studies focused on understanding the mechanisms of inherited renal disorders including autosomal dominant tubulointerstitial kidney disease due to mutations in the UMOD gene (ADTKD-UMOD) and Dent’s disease. Her current work with Dr Sandeep Mallipattu is exploring the role of transcriptional regulation, and particularly the transcription factor Krüppel-like Factor 6, in AKI and CKD.