|EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE
Friday, October 13, 2000
Interviews will be granted after Oct. 14, 9 a.m.,
when the study will be presented to ASN plenary
Mary Harris (240) 432-8039
After Oct. 16
Drugs Found to Protect the Kidneys
- The number for the ASN Press Room in Toronto is (416) 585-3715.
- AASK is funded in part by the NIH Office of Research on Minority Health.
- Study drugs are provided by Pfizer, Monarch/King Pharmaceuticals, and Astra USA.
Attachment: List of AASK Centers
1. The 6th Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure, Nov. 1997.