The European Rare Kidney Disease Reference Network


Research Project

Project Title:

PREDICT – Antibiotic Prophylaxis and Renal Damage in Congenital Abnormalities of the Kidney and Urinary Tract

Project Type:

Clinical Trial, Enrolment ongoing
Adjunct biobank: DNA, Serum, Urine

Disease group(s):

Renal malformations, Obstructive nephropathies

Project Summary:

Evaluation of the efficacy of antibiotic prophylaxis in reducing the number of UTIs when initiated before the onset of the first symptomatic urinary tract infection in infants with vesicoureteral reflux Grade III to V.

Lead principal investigator(s):

Giovanni Montini, Milano


Franz Schaefer, Heidelberg
Lutz Weber, Cologne
Aleksandra Zurowska, Gdansk
Carmine Pecoraro, Naples
Luisa Murer, Padova
Francesco Emma, Rome
Augustina Jankauskiene, Vilnius

Project Period:

12/2013   -   12/2018


Non-profit foundation, National funding agency

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