The REnal GEnome NETwork (ReGeNet) project is an investigator-led inclusive network of clinicians and scientists from academia and industry. The aim of ReGeNet is to promote and facilitate clinical studies of genetic epidemiology in renal disease. ReGeNet is part of the Network of Investigator Networks sponsored by Human Genome Epidemiology Network ( set up to share best practices, tools and methods for analysis of associations between genetic variation and common diseases. Established since 2003, the partners include several research institutes and companies throughout Europe. With this website, we aim to inform you on the aims and contents of the project and to update you on the progress of our research.