Laboratory Genomics


Learning Lab Advanced

Author information
Amali Mallawaarachchi, MBBS FRACP PhD
Hugh McCarthy, BSc MBBS PhD FRACP
Drs Mallawaarachchi and McCarthy disclosed no conflict of interest

Learning objectives:

  • Explain fundamental renal anatomy and function
  • Detetermine basic language of nephrology
  • Explain general considerations in Genetic Testing in Nephrology
  • Identify Glomerular Disorders – Nephrotic and Alport Syndromes
  • Describe Ciliopathies – Nephronophthisis and Autosomal Dominant and Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Describe Developmental Renal Tract Disorders – HNF1B and Congenital Anomalies of the Kidney and Urinary Tract
  • Explain Autosomal Dominant Tubulointerstitial Kidney Disease
  • Explain Tubular/Metabolic Renal Disorders
  • Describe Complement Dysregulopathy