What's New

Sauna Design Meeting

May 1, 2018

On May 29th, 2018, TKI will be meeting with the largest sauna manufacturer in the United States in Cokato, MN, to finalize medical grade sauna design plans.

Update for June, 2016

June 13, 2016

Physiological Reports, an open source online journal, recently published Raymond Keller's manuscript entitled "Urea Transporters and Sweat Response to Uremia" in it's June publishing. Please see the references page for citation details!

Additionally, Third Kidney, Inc. has been selected as one of 26 Maine-based entrepreneurs to compete in the Greenlight Maine business competition. Greenlight Maine is a statewide collaboration of entrepreneurial catalysts and corporate leaders, designed to promote and mentor the development and growth of businesses in the state of Maine. In this "Shark Tank" style show, Third Kidney, Inc. will be competing for the grand prize of $100,000 to help us grow our business!

Website Is Live

November 16, 2015

Our website is live! Please check back soon as we grow and begin to add new content and information.

Grant Application Submission

October 20, 2015

Submitted a R21 grant application to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive, and Kidney Diseases in response to PAR-15-161 “Pilot and Feasibility Clinical Research Grants in Kidney Diseases.” The project is titled “Pilot Study of Sauna Therapy to Treat End Stage Renal Disease.” If funded, the project would begin in July of 2016.

IRB Meeting

September 18, 2015

Second meeting with the University of New England Institutional Review Board for protocol approval. Check back soon for their decision!