Studies on Renal Disorders

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ISBN: 978-1-60761-856-0 (Print) 978-1-60761-857-7 (Online)

Table of contents (34 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Oxidative Stress

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-23

      Oxidative Stress Injury in Glomerular Mesangium

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      Pages 25-50

      Transition Metals and Other Forms of Oxidative Protein Damage in Renal Disease

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      Pages 51-69

      Cyclooxygenase in the Kidney and Oxidative Stress

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      Pages 71-91

      Renin-Angiotensin System in the Kidney and Oxidative Stress: Local Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System and NADPH Oxidase-Dependent Oxidative Stress in the Kidney

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      Pages 93-104

      Thiamine in Diabetic Renal Disease: Dietary Insufficiency, Renal Washout, Antistress Gene Response, Therapeutic Supplements, Risk Predictor, and Link to Genetic Susceptibility

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      Pages 105-117

      Novel Members of the Globin Family and Their Function Against Oxidative Stress

  3. Clinical Aspects of Oxidative Stress in the Kidney

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 119-119

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      Pages 121-142

      Hypertension

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      Pages 143-159

      Uric Acid and Oxidative Stress

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      Pages 161-177

      Reactive Oxygen and Nitrogen Species, Oxidative and Nitrosative Stress, and Their Role in the Pathogenesis of Acute Kidney Injury

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      Pages 179-203

      Oxidative Stress in the Kidney: Proximal Tubule Disorders

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      Pages 205-228

      Iron Metabolism and Oxidative Stress

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      Pages 229-256

      Hypoxia, Oxidative Stress, and the Pathophysiology of Contrast-Media-Induced Nephropathy

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      Pages 257-292

      Cardiovascular Complications in Renal Failure: Implications of Advanced Glycation End Products and Their Receptor RAGE

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      Pages 293-304

      Infection and the Kidney

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      Pages 305-320

      Oxidative/Carbonyl Stress in the Renal Circulation and Cardiovascular Renal Injury

  4. Current Therapy Targeting Oxidative Stress

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 321-321

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      Pages 323-335

      The Renin Angiotensin System

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      Pages 337-350

      Oxidative Stress in Kidney Injury: Peroxisome Proliferator-Activated Receptor-γ Agonists Are in Control

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      Pages 351-366

      Current Therapy Targeting Oxidative Stress: Statin

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      Pages 367-388

      N-Acetylcysteine in Kidney Disease

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      Pages 389-406

      Advanced Glycation End Products Inhibitor

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