Beatriz D'agord Schaan

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BACKGROUND/AIMS Increases in the renal glucose transporter gene expression are involved in renal tubule-glomerular diseases. Here we investigate the GLUT2 gene expression changes in the kidney of(More)
Increased expression of transforming growth factor beta-1 (TGF-beta 1) and glucose transporter (GLUT1) has been implicated in the genesis of diabetic nephropathy. The aim of this study was to(More)
Through in vitro studies, several factors have been reported as modulators of GLUT4 gene expression. However, the role(s) of each potential GLUT4 modulator is not completely understood in the in vivo(More)
In long-term diabetes mellitus, the progression of nephropathy has been related to the occurrence of autonomic neuropathy. This study was designed to evaluate the effects of bilateral denervation of(More)
BACKGROUND The ideal nutritional approach for weight regain after bariatric surgery remains unclear. OBJECTIVE The objective of this study is to assess the effect of whey protein supplementation on(More)
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