Browsing Publications - Nephrology by Title
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Interaction of β2-glycoprotein I with lipopolysaccharide leads to Toll-like receptor 4 (TLR4)-dependent activation of macrophages (American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, 2011-12)β(2)-Glycoprotein I (β(2)GPI) is an abundant plasma protein that binds to the surface of cells and particles expressing negatively charged lipids, but its physiological role remains unknown. Antibodies to β(2)GPI are found ...
(Nature Publishing Group, 2013-10-08)Litbarg, N. O., Vujicic, S., Setty, S., Sethupathi, P., Dunea, G., Arruda, J. A. and Singh, A. K. A Novel Model of Surgical Injury in Adult Rat Kidney: A “Pouch Model”. Sci. Rep. 2013. 3. DOI:10.1038/srep02890.
(Nature Publishing Group, 2013-10)Regenerative mechanisms after surgical injury have been studied in many organs but not in the kidney. Studying surgical injury may provide new insights into mechanisms of kidney regeneration. In rodent models, extrarenal ...
Predictors of renal recovery in patients with pre-orthotopic liver transplant (OLT) renal dysfunction (BioMed Central, 2013-07)Background: Renal dysfunction occurs commonly in patients awaiting orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT) for end-stage liver disease. The use of simultaneous liver-kidney transplantation has increased in the MELD scoring ...