Research at the Department of Nephrology


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.

Transplant research.

Acute and chronic dialyses.


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