Major research areas
Calcium and phosphate metabolic and calcium receptor disorders in uremia including
parathyreoidea regulation, klotho, FGF-23 and vitamin D.
Chronic uremia, diabetes and metabolic disorders including chronic kidney disease as a cardiovascular risk factor: pathophysiology, biomarkers and intervention. Inter-individual differences in the vascular gene (with micro-arrays) and protein (mass spectometry) expression. Patterns with effect on the cardiovascular risk. The molecular effect of uremia on arterial cells in animal models and cell cultures.
Acute and chronic dialyses.