Biomarkers of Kidney Disease, 2nd Edition

  • Charles Edelstein
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  • ISBN-10: 0128030356
  • ISBN-13: 9780128030356
  • DDC: 616.61075
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 632 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released May 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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This comprehensive book details the latest advances made in the field of biomarker research and development in kidney diseases. The book is an ideal companion for those interested in biomarker research and development, proteomics and metabolomics, kidney diseases, statistical analysis, transplantation, and preeclampsia. New chapters include biomarkers of cardiovascular disease in patients with CKD, biomarkers of Polycystic Kidney Disease, and biomarkers and the role of nanomedicine.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
List of Contributors.
1: Characteristics of an Ideal Biomarker of Kidney Diseases.
2: Statistical Considerations in Analysis and Interpretation of Biomarker Studies.
3: The Role of Metabolomics in the Study of Kidney Diseases and in the Development of Diagnostic Tools.
4: The Role of Proteomics in the Study of Kidney Diseases and in the Development of Diagnostic Tools.
5: Cystatin C as a Multifaceted Biomarker in Kidney Disease and Its Role in Defining “Shrunken Pore Syndrome”.
6: Biomarkers in Acute Kidney Injury.
7: Biomarkers of Extra-Renal Complications of AKI.
8: Biomarkers in Kidney Transplantation.
9: Biomarkers of Renal Cancer.
10: Proteomics and Advancements in Urinary Biomarkers of Diabetics Kidney Disease.
11: Biomarkers of Cardiovascular Risk in Chronic Kidney Disease.
12: Diagnostic and Prognostic Biomarkers in Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease.
13: Biomarkers in Glomerular Disease.
14: Biomarkers in Preeclampsia.