Clinical Trials

The Cardiff renal Unit participate in both investigator-led/non-commercial (85%) and commercial (15%) studies. The Renal unit is well set-up to conduct this owing to:

Large Nephrology and Transplantation patient catchment population

Laboratory support from the WKRU

Fully staffed and funded Clinical Research facility

Part of the national organ retrieval team allowing for participation in organ perfusion/quality trials

The table below is an abbreviated list of currently active/recruiting trials (click to open in pdf and zoom).
The full list of research studies can be obtained from Dr Siân Griffin.
If you encounter any patients who you think might be eligible for these trials, please contact Dr Siân Griffin – who will be delighted to hear from you on

or better still, bring their details to the Wednesday morning biopsy meeting for group discussion!

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