Research broadens the knowledge of kidney disease. Below are a few featured research articles from our Nephrology faculty. For a full list of articles, see the sidebar and click on faculty name.

The Evolution of Cardiovascular Disease During the Transition to End-Stage Renal Disease

Bansal

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Can podocytes be regenerated in adults?

Shankland, Stuart J., Freedman, Benjamin S., Pippin, Jeffrey W.

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Tracking the stochastic fate of cells of the renin lineage after podocyte depletion using multicolor reporters and intravital imaging

Natalya V. Kaverina, Hiroyuki Kadoya, Diana G. Eng,Michael E. Rusiniak, Maria Luisa S. Sequeira-Lopez, R. Ariel Gomez, Jeffrey W. Pippin, Kenneth W. Gross, Janos Peti-Peterdi, Stuart J. Shankland

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Factors associated with maintenance of body mass index in the Jackson Heart Study: A prospective cohort study secondary analysis

Brandon J. Auerbacha, Ronit Katzb, Katherine Tuckerc, Edward J. Boykoa, Adam Drewnowskie, Alain Bertonif, Patricia Dubbertg, DeMarc A. Hicksonh, Adolfo Correai, Bessie A. Young

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Exercise and CKD: Skeletal Muscle Dysfunction and Practical Application of Exercise to Prevent and Treat Physical Impairments in CKD

Baback Roshanravan, Jorge Gamboa, Kenneth Wilund

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A bone marrow factor contributes to kidney disease

Stuart J Shankland & J Ashley Jefferson

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Genetic Variants Associated with Circulating Parathyroid Hormone

Cassianne Robinson-Cohen, lead author, and Bryan Kestenbaum, senior author

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Effect of Coenzyme Q10 on Biomarkers of Oxidative Stress and Cardiac Function in Hemodialysis Patients: The CoQ10 Biomarker Trial

Matthew B. Rivara, Catherine K. Yeung, Cassianne Robinson-Cohen, Brian R. Phillips, John Ruzinski, Denise Rock, Lori Linke, Danny D. Shen, T. Alp Ikizler, Jonathan Himmelfarb

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Association of Muscle Endurance, Fatigability, and Strength With Functional Limitation and Mortality in the Health Aging and Body Composition Study

Baback Roshanravan, Kushang V. Patel, Linda F. Fried, Cassianne Robinson-Cohen, Ian H. de Boer, Tamara Harris, Rachel A. Murphy, Suzanne Satterfield, Bret H. Goodpaster, Michael Shlipak, Anne B. Newman, Bryan Kestenbaum

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Albuminuria Changes and Cardiovascular and Renal Outcomes in Type 1 Diabetes: The DCCT/EDIC Study

Ian H. de Boer, Xiaoyu Gao, Patricia A. Cleary, Ionut Bebu, John M. Lachin, Mark E. Molitch, Trevor Orchard, Andrew D. Paterson, Bruce A. Perkins, Michael W. Steffes, Bernard Zinman

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The Current State of Peritoneal Dialysis

Mehrotra R, Devuyst O, Davies SJ, Johnson DW

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CKD and Muscle Mitochondrial Energetics

Baback Roshanravan, Bryan Kestenbaum, Jorge Gamboa, Sharon A. Jubrias, Ernest Ayers, Laura Curtin, Jonathan Himmelfarb, Ian. H. de Boer, Kevin E. Conley 

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Krüppel-Like Factor 15 Mediates Glucocorticoid-Induced Restoration of Podocyte Differentiation Markers.

Mallipattu SK, Guo Y, Revelo MP, Roa-Peña L, Miller T, Ling J, Shankland SJ, Bialkowska AB, Ly V, Estrada C, Jain MK, Lu Y, Ma'ayan A, Mehrotra A, Yacoub R, Nord EP, Woroniecki RP, Yang VW, He JC.

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Impaired Glucose and Insulin Homeostasis in Moderate-Severe CKD

Ian H. de Boer, Leila Zelnick, Maryam Afkarian, Ernest Ayers, Laura Curtin, Jonathan Himmelfarb, T. Alp Ikizler, Steven E. Kahn†, Bryan Kestenbaum and Kristina Utzschneider

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Cells of renin lineage express hypoxia inducible factor 2α following experimental ureteral obstruction

Ania Stefanska, Diana Eng, Natalya Kaverina, Jeffrey W. Pippin, Kenneth W. Gross, Jeremy S. Duffield, Stuart J. Shankland

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Eculizumab use in kidney transplantation

Johnson CK, Leca N

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Risk Factors for Rapid Kidney Function Decline Among African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study (JHS)

Young BA, Katz R, Boulware LE, Kestenbaum B, de Boer IH, Wang W, Fülöp T, Bansal N, Robinson-Cohen C, Griswold M, Powe NN, Himmelfarb J, Correa A

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The Evolving Ethics of Dialysis in the United States: A Principlist Bioethics Approach

Catherine R. Butler, Rajnish Mehrotra, Mark R. Tonelli, Daniel Y. Lam

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