NEPTUNE welcomes investigators to utilize its existing datasets for development of manuscripts, abstracts, and oral and poster presentations, and other published works. Through the NEPTUNE Publication Policy, the consortium provides guidelines to ensure appropriate use of the NEPTUNE data, timely completion of manuscripts and presentations, equitable access to authorship, and adherence to established principles of authorship.

To propose a publication or presentation, please submit a concept sheet to:

NEPTUNE Bibliography

NEPTUNE Investigators have published research results using the NEPTUNE datasets, biosamples, and digital pathology repository in peer-reviewed journals specializing in nephrology and a number of other research specialties. Abstracts and/or full-text manuscripts can be accessed through PubMed, PubMed Central, and “Free Access” online repositories available via the links in each entry.


Any administrative concerns can be addressed to:


Tina Mainieri

NEPTUNE Project Manager


Division of Nephrology

University of Michigan
1150 W Medical Center Drive
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-5657


Phone: (734) 615-5020


Looking for specific contact information for one of our participating centers?

Please visit our Participating Clinical Centers

This consortium is part of RDCRN, an initiative of ORDRNCATS