• Characterization of glomerular extracellular matrix in IgA nephropathy by proteomic analysis of laser-captured microdissected glomeruli 

      Teodora, Paunas Flavia; Finne, Kenneth; Leh, Sabine Maria; Osman, Tarig Al-Hadi; Marti, Hans-Peter; Berven, Frode; Vikse, Bjørn Egil (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-11-14)
      Background IgA nephropathy (IgAN) involves mesangial matrix expansion, but the proteomic composition of this matrix is unknown. The present study aimed to characterize changes in extracellular matrix in IgAN. Methods In ...
    • Developing nephrology services in low income countries: A case of Tanzania 

      Furia, Francis F.; Shoo, Jacqueline; Ruggajo, Paschal Joseph; Kilonzo, Kajiru; Basu, Gopal; Yeates, Karen; Varughese, Santosh; Svarstad, Einar; Kisanga, Onesmo (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2019-10-17)
      Background: The burden of kidney diseases is reported to be higher in lower- and middle-income countries as compared to developed countries, and countries in sub-Saharan Africa are reported to be most affected. Health ...
    • Fine needle aspirates of kidneys: A promising tool for RNA sequencing in native and transplanted kidneys 

      Eikrem, Øystein Solberg; Walther, Tedd Christian; Flatberg, Arnar; Beisvag, Vidar; Strauss, Philipp; Farstad, Magnus; Beisland, Christian; Koch, Even; Mueller, Thomas F.; Marti, Hans-Peter (Peer reviewed; Journal article, 2018-09-18)
      Background: Transcriptome analysis is emerging as emerging as a promising tool to enhance precision of diagnosis and monitoring in solid organ transplantation. Clinical progress has however been hampered by the current ...