Glycation in diabetic nephropathy

  title={Glycation in diabetic nephropathy},
  author={Josephine M Forbes and Mark Emmanuel Cooper},
  journal={Amino Acids},
The kidney is an extremely complex organ with broad ranging functions in the body, including but not restricted to waste excretion, ion and water balance, maintenance of blood pressure, glucose homeostasis, generation of erythropoietin and activation of vitamin D. With diabetes, many of these integral processes are interrupted via a combination of haemodynamic and metabolic changes including increases in the accumulation of proteins modified by advanced glycation, known as advanced glycation… CONTINUE READING
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