Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Kidney Diseases Publications

Below are publications from the last two years and selected books by faculty members in the Division of Kidney Diseases in the Department of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

Selected Books

Kher KK, Schnaper HW, Makker SP, editors. 2006. Clinical Pediatric Nephrology. London: Informa Healthcare 37-60.

Recent PubMed Publications

  1. Finer G, Landau D  Clinical Approach to Proximal Renal Tubular Acidosis in Children.  Adv Chronic Kidney Dis  2018 Jul;25(4):351-357. pii:S1548-5595(18)30102-2
  2. Nelson DR, Fadrowski J, Neu A  Immunogenicity of the meningococcal polysaccharide conjugate vaccine in pediatric kidney transplant patients.  Pediatr Nephrol  2018 Jun;33(6):1037-1043. doi:10.1007/s00467-017-3878-y
  3. Wang GP, Terrault N, Reeves JD, Liu L, Li E, Zhao L, Lim JK, Morelli G, Kuo A, Levitsky J, Sherman KE, Frazier LM, Ramani A, Peter J, Akuskevich L, Fried MW, Nelson DR  Prevalence and impact of baseline resistance-associated substitutions on the efficacy of ledipasvir/sofosbuvir or simeprevir/sofosbuvir against GT1 HCV infection.  Sci Rep  2018 Feb 16;8(1):3199. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-21303-2
  4. Langman CB  A rational approach to the use of sophisticated genetic analyses of pediatric stone disease.  Kidney Int  2018 Jan;93(1):15-18. pii:S0085-2538(17)30660-9
  5. Brooks ER, Haymond S, Rademaker A, Pierce C, Helenowski I, Passman R, Vicente F, Warady BA, Furth SL, Langman CB  Contribution of symmetric dimethylarginine to GFR decline in pediatric chronic kidney disease.  Pediatr Nephrol  2018 Apr;33(4):697-704. doi:10.1007/s00467-017-3842-x
  6. Schnaper HW, Flynn JT, Gross C, Cropp AB, Dehmel B, Patel LB, Greenbaum LA, Houtsmuller E, Kaskel F, Moxey-Mims M, Nowak K, Silverstein D, Thompson A, Yao L, Darsey E, Smoyer WE  Enhancing clinical trial development for pediatric kidney diseases.  Pediatr Res  2017 Nov;82(5):727-732. doi:10.1038/pr.2017.180
  7. Falkner B, Keith SW, Gidding SS, Langman CB  Fibroblast growth factor-23 is independently associated with cardiac mass in African-American adolescent males.  J Am Soc Hypertens  2017 Aug;11(8):480-487. pii:S1933-1711(17)30100-6
  8. South AM, Arguelles L, Finer G, Langman CB  Race, obesity, and the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system: treatment response in children with primary hypertension.  Pediatr Nephrol  2017 Sep;32(9):1585-1594. doi:10.1007/s00467-017-3665-9
  9. Langman CB  Bone Complications of Cystinosis.  J Pediatr  2017 Apr;183S:S2-S4. pii:S0022-3476(16)31547-5
  10. Puckelwartz M, Schnaper HW  Keeping the customers stratified: moving toward genetics-based treatment options in childhood NS.  Kidney Int  2017 04;91(4):781-783. pii:S0085-2538(17)30029-7
  11. Schnaper HW  The Tubulointerstitial Pathophysiology of Progressive Kidney Disease.  Adv Chronic Kidney Dis  2017 03;24(2):107-116. pii:S1548-5595(16)30139-2
  12. Langman CB, Grujic D, Pease RM, Easter L, Nezzer J, Margolin A, Brettman L  A Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled, Randomized Phase 1 Cross-Over Study with ALLN-177, an Orally Administered Oxalate Degrading Enzyme.  Am J Nephrol  2016;44(2):150-8. doi:10.1159/000448766
  13. Baumann B, Hayashida T, Liang X, Schnaper HW  Hypoxia-inducible factor-1α promotes glomerulosclerosis and regulates COL1A2 expression through interactions with Smad3.  Kidney Int  2016 10;90(4):797-808. doi:10.1016/j.kint.2016.05.026
  14. Liang X, Schnaper HW, Matsusaka T, Pastan I, Ledbetter S, Hayashida T  Anti-TGF-β Antibody, 1D11, Ameliorates Glomerular Fibrosis in Mouse Models after the Onset of Proteinuria.  PLoS One  2016;11(5):e0155534. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0155534
  15. Langman CB, Barshop BA, Deschênes G, Emma F, Goodyer P, Lipkin G, Midgley JP, Ottolenghi C, Servais A, Soliman NA, Thoene JG, Levtchenko EN,   Controversies and research agenda in nephropathic cystinosis: conclusions from a "Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes" (KDIGO) Controversies Conference.  Kidney Int  2016 06;89(6):1192-203. doi:10.1016/j.kint.2016.01.033
  16. Brooks ER, Hoppe B, Milliner DS, Salido E, Rim J, Krevitt LM, Olson JB, Price HE, Vural G, Langman CB  Assessment of Urine Proteomics in Type 1 Primary Hyperoxaluria.  Am J Nephrol  2016;43(4):293-303. doi:10.1159/000445448
  17. Keir LS, Langman CB  Complement and the kidney in the setting of Shiga-toxin hemolytic uremic syndrome, organ transplantation, and C3 glomerulonephritis.  Transfus Apher Sci  2016 Apr;54(2):203-11. doi:10.1016/j.transci.2016.04.010
  18. Palma LM, Langman CB  Critical appraisal of eculizumab for atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome.  J Blood Med  2016;7:39-72. doi:10.2147/JBM.S36249
  19. Josefson JL, Reisetter A, Scholtens DM, Price HE, Metzger BE, Langman CB,   Maternal BMI Associations with Maternal and Cord Blood Vitamin D Levels in a North American Subset of Hyperglycemia and Adverse Pregnancy Outcome (HAPO) Study Participants.  PLoS One  2016;11(3):e0150221. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0150221
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