Diabetic angiopathy, the complement system and the tumor necrosis factor superfamily

  title={Diabetic angiopathy, the complement system and the tumor necrosis factor superfamily},
  author={Allan Flyvbjerg},
  journal={Nature Reviews Endocrinology},
Among the most serious consequences of diabetes mellitus is the development of diabetic angiopathy, of which the clinical features are cardiovascular disease, retinopathy, nephropathy and neuropathy. Diabetic kidney problems affect up to one third of all patients with diabetes mellitus and are a major cause of end-stage renal failure. Although a huge number of pharmaceutical interventions are available today, diabetic angiopathy remains a leading cause of mortality and morbidity in diabetes… CONTINUE READING


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