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The rationale and design of Insight into Nephrotic Syndrome: Investigating Genes, Health and Therapeutics (INSIGHT): a prospective cohort study of childhood nephrotic syndrome

Neesha Hussain2, J Anastasia Zello6, Jovanka Vasilevska-Ristovska2, Tonny M Banh4, Viral P Patel4, Pranali Patel7, Christopher D Battiston2, Diane Hebert14, Christoph P B Licht14, Tino D Piscione14 and Rulan S Parekh12345*

Author Affiliations

1 Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, M5G 1X8, Toronto, ON, Canada

2 Child Health Evaluative Sciences, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, M5G 1X8, Toronto, ON, Canada

3 University Health Network, 190 Elizabeth Street, M5G 2C4, Toronto, ON, Canada

4 University of Toronto, 27 King’s College Circle, M5S 1A1, Toronto, ON, Canada

5 Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, 27 King’s College Circle, M5S 1A1, Toronto, ON, Canada

6 University of Saskatchewan, 105 Administration Place, S7N 5A2, Saskatoon, SK, Canada

7 Genetic and Genome Biology, Research Institute, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, M5G 1X8, Toronto, ON, Canada

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BMC Nephrology 2013, 14:25  doi:10.1186/1471-2369-14-25

Published: 26 January 2013

Additional files

Additional file 1: Appendix 1:

Schedule of Data and Specimen Collection by Cohort and Visit.

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