Development of a Model of Chronic Kidney Disease in the C57BL/6 Mouse with Properties of Progressive Human CKD

@inproceedings{MohammedAli2015DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of a Model of Chronic Kidney Disease in the C57BL/6 Mouse with Properties of Progressive Human CKD},
  author={Zahraa Mohammed-Ali and Gaile L. Cruz and Chao Lu and R Elizabeth Carlisle and Kaitlyn E. Werner and Kjetil Ask and Jeffrey G Dickhout},
  booktitle={BioMed research international},
  year={2015}
}
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a major healthcare problem with increasing prevalence in the population. CKD leads to end stage renal disease and increases the risk of cardiovascular disease. As such, it is important to study the mechanisms underlying CKD progression. To this end, an animal model was developed to allow the testing of new treatment… CONTINUE READING