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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25054148/hypoxia-in-diabetic-kidneys
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Yumi Takiyama, Masakazu Haneda
Diabetic nephropathy (DN) is now a leading cause of end-stage renal disease. In addition, DN accounts for the increased mortality in type 1 and type 2 diabetes, and then patients without DN achieve long-term survival compatible with general population. Hypoxia represents an early event in the development and progression of DN, and hypoxia-inducible factor- (HIF-) 1 mediates the metabolic responses to renal hypoxia. Diabetes induces the "fraternal twins" of hypoxia, that is, pseudohypoxia and hypoxia. The kidneys are susceptible to hyperoxia because they accept 20% of the cardiac output...
2014: BioMed Research International
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/21331741/association-between-single-nucleotide-polymorphisms-within-genes-encoding-sirtuin-families-and-diabetic-nephropathy-in-japanese-subjects-with-type-2-diabetes
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Shiro Maeda, Daisuke Koya, Shin-ichi Araki, Tetsuya Babazono, Tomoya Umezono, Masao Toyoda, Koichi Kawai, Masahito Imanishi, Takashi Uzu, Daisuke Suzuki, Hiroshi Maegawa, Atsunori Kashiwagi, Yasuhiko Iwamoto, Yusuke Nakamura
BACKGROUND: Sirtuin is a member of the nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD)-dependent deacetylases, and has been reported to play a pivotal role in energy expenditure, mitochondrial function and pathogenesis of metabolic diseases, including aging kidneys. In this study, we focused on the genes encoding sirtuin families, and examined the association between single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) within genes encoding sirtuin families and diabetic nephropathy. METHODS: We examined 52 SNPs within the SIRT genes (11 in SIRT1, 7 in SIRT2, 14 in SIRT3, 7 in SIRT4, 9 in SIRT5, and 4 in SIRT6) in 3 independent Japanese populations with type 2 diabetes (study 1: 747 cases (overt proteinuria), 557 controls; study 2: 455 cases (overt proteinuria) and 965 controls; study 3: 300 cases (end-stage renal disease) and 218 controls)...
June 2011: Clinical and Experimental Nephrology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/20595677/sirtuins-and-their-relevance-to-the-kidney
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Chuan-Ming Hao, Volker H Haase
Sirtuins (silent information regulator 2 [Sir2] proteins) belong to an ancient family of evolutionary conserved nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD)(+)-dependent enzymes with deacetylase and/or mono-ADP-ribosyltransferase activity. They regulate DNA repair and recombination, chromosomal stability, and gene transcription, and most importantly mediate the health-promoting effects of caloric restriction (CR), which includes the retardation of aging. At least seven Sir2 homologs, sirtuins (SIRT) 1 to 7 have been identified in mammals...
October 2010: Journal of the American Society of Nephrology: JASN
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