Discovery and Insights

Feature articles on breakthrough research happening at Children’s Research Institute

Coenzyme Q10

Over-the-counter supplement might help ease some types of kidney disease

Children’s National research scientists show that a popular over-the-counter supplement known as Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) could alleviate genetic problems that affect kidney function.
test tubes

2016: A banner year for innovation at Children’s National

A Children’s Research Institute review group selected the top articles published in 2016 considering elements such as journal ranking and impact factor.
Youssef A. Kousa

Young researchers tackle Zika’s unanswered questions

Several research teams at Children's National are pursuing projects that tackle unanswered questions about how the Zika virus impacts pregnancies.

Research at a Glance

Snapshots of research studies currently underway at Children’s Research Institute

Blood Transfusion
Smart Tissue Autonomous Robot
A sirtuin might help repair a common neonatal brain injury
Fetal Brain Cells
This is the consequential malfunction of the brain during congenital heart defects.

News@Children’s National

Clinical innovations, specific to healthcare specialties, from neonatology to cardiology and more

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