Research and publications from the Nephrology department

The Nephrology Department is committed to research and development.


Current research includes:

  • Genetic basis of human kidney malformations - Paul Winyard

  • Cell biology of kidney malformations - Paul Winyard

  • The genetics, molecular and biochemical basis of renal disease - William van't Hoff and Detlef Böckenhauer

  • Basic mechanisms of kidney development - Paul Winyard

  • Optimal management of chronic renal failure and dialysis in children - Lesley Rees

  • Translational studies in the evolution of vascular disease in CKD –Dr Shroff and Dr Rees

  • Long term follow-up of dialysis patients - Lesley Rees

  • Outcomes of renal transplantation - Stephen Marks

  • Studies in childhood hypertension - Kjell Tullus and Stephen Marks

  • Studies in childhood systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) - Stephen Marks and Kjell Tullus

  • Genetics of hypertension - Stephen Marks, Kjell Tullus, Eileen Brennan and Adrian Woolf


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Abdulsamea S, Anderson P, Biassoni L, Brennan E, McLaren CA, Marks SD, Roebuck DJ, Selim S, Tullus K (2010) Pre- and postcaptopril renal scintigraphy as a screening test for renovascular hypertension in children. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (2): 317-22

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Adalat S, Bockenhauer D, Ledermann SE, Hennekam RC, Woolf AS (2010) Renal malformations associated with mutations of developmental genes: messages from the clinic. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (11): 2247-55

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Adalat S, Papakrivopoulou J, Woolf AS, Bockenhauer D (2010) [Abstract] HNF1B and FXYD2 co-expression helps explain renal magnesium wasting in the renal cysts and diabetes syndrome. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1977

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Adalat S, Sebire NJ, Marks SD (2010) [Abstract] The integral role of renal allograft biopsies. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1810

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Adalat S, Taylor J, Booth C, McCullough M, Waller S, Rigden S, Sinha M, Kozicll A (2010) [Abstract] Efficacy of rituximab in childhood nephrotic syndrome. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1795

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Ahmed HU, Arya M, Muneer A, Mushtaq I, Sebire NJ (2010) Testicular and paratesticular tumours in the prepubertal population. Lancet Oncol 11 (5): 476-83

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Arcos-Burgos M, Jain M, Acosta MT, Shively S, Stanescu H, Wallis D, Domené S, Vélez JI, Karkera JD, Balog J, Berg K, Kleta R, Gahl WA, Roessler E, Long R, Lie J, Pineda D, Londoño AC, Palacio JD, Arbelaez A, Lopera F, Elia J, Hakonarson H, Johansson S, Knappskog PM, Haavik J, Ribases M, Cormand B, Bayes M, Casas M, Ramos-Quiroga JA, Hervas A, Maher BS, Faraone SV, Seitz C, Freitag CM, Palmason H, Meyer J, Romanos M, Walitza S, Hemminger U, Warnke A, Romanos J, Renner T, Jacob C, Lesch KP, Swanson J, Vortmeyer A, Bailey-Wilson JE, Castellanos FX, Muenke M (2010) A common variant of the latrophilin 3 gene, LPHN3, confers susceptibility to ADHD and predicts effectiveness of stimulant medication. Mol Psychiatry 15 (11): 1053-66

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Barnett N, Nightingale A, Maggs T, Needs M, Williams E, Curran D, Mamode N (2010) High anti-A titres may not preclude ABO-incompatible renal transplantation: an autoantibody could be the culprit. Nephrol Dial Transplant 25 (11): 3794-6

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Besouw MT, van den Heuvel LP, Dutertre JP, Awan A, van't Hoff WG, Cornelissen MA, Emma F, Levtchenko EN (2010) [Abstract] Cysteamine toxicity in cystinosis patients. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1822

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Besouw MTP, van den Heuvel LP, Dutertre JP, Awan A, van't Hoff WG, Cornelissen EAM, Emma F, Levtchenko EN (2010) [Abstract] Cysteamine toxicity in cystinosis patients and cultured human cells. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (10): 1822

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Bockenhauer D, Reichold M, Zdebik A, Lieberer E, Schmidt K, Rapedius M, Bandulik S, Sterner C, Tegtmeier I, Baukrowitz T, Hulton SA, Ben-Zeev B, Howie AJ, Warth R, Kleta R (2010) [Abstract] Altered renal tubular ultrastructure and electrophysiology caused by KCNJ10 mutations in EAST syndrome. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1980

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Bockenhauer D, van't Hoff W, Dattani M, Lehnhardt A, Subtirelu M, Hildebrandt F, Bichet DG (2010) Secondary nephrogenic diabetes insipidus as a complication of inherited renal diseases. Nephron Physiol 116 (4): p23-9

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Bockenhauer D, van't Hoff W, Lehnhardt A, Subtirelu M, Hildebrandt F, Bichet DG (2010) [Abstract] Secondary inherited NDI: A diagnostic pitfall. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1913-1914

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Borzych D, Rees L, Ha IS, Chua A, Valles PG, Lipka M, Zambrano P, Ahlenstiel T, Bakkaloglu SA, Spizzirri AP, Lopez L, Ozaltin F, Printza N, Hari P, Klaus G, Bak M, Vogel A, Ariceta G, Yap HK, Warady BA, Schaefer F, International Pediatric PD Network (IPPN) (2010) The bone and mineral disorder of children undergoing chronic peritoneal dialysis. Kidney Int 78 (12): 1295-304

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Brain CE, Creighton SM, Mushtaq I, Carmichael PA, Barnicoat A, Honour JW, Larcher V, Achermann JC (2010) Holistic management of DSD. Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 24 (2): 335-54

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Brogan P, Eleftheriou D, Dillon M (2010) Small vessel vasculitis. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (6): 1025-35

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Burgess K, Sanna-Cherchi S, Weng PL, Caridi G, Bodria M, Testa S, Kerecuk L, Ardissino G, Woolf AS, Scolari F, Ghiggeri GM, Gharavi A (2010) [Abstract] Genetic heterogeneity of familial congenital anomalies of the kidney and urinary tract. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1914

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Chan SK, Riley PR, Price KL, McElduff F, Winyard PJ, Welham SJ, Woolf AS, Long DA (2010) Corticosteroid-induced kidney dysmorphogenesis is associated with deregulated expression of known cystogenic molecules, as well as Indian hedgehog. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 298 (2): F346-56

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Chernin G, Vega-Warner V, Schoeb DS, Heeringa SF, Ovunc B, Saisawat P, Cleper R, Ozaltin F, Hildebrandt F, Members of the GPN Study Group (2010) Genotype/phenotype correlation in nephrotic syndrome caused by WT1 mutations. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5 (9): 1655-62

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Cordell HJ, Darlay R, Charoen P, Stewart A, Gullett AM, Lambert HJ, Malcolm S, Feather SA, Goodship TH, Woolf AS, Kenda RB, Goodship JA, UK VUR Study Group (2010) Whole-genome linkage and association scan in primary, nonsyndromic vesicoureteric reflux. J Am Soc Nephrol 21 (1): 113-23

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Cubero A, Sebire NJ, Marks SD (2010) [Abstract] Mephedrone-induced vasculitis and segmental necrotising glomerulonephritis mimicking Henoch-Schonlein purpura and nephritis. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1877

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Daly SB, Urquhart JE, Hilton E, McKenzie EA, Kammerer RA, Lewis M, Kerr B, Stuart H, Donnai D, Long DA, Burgu B, Aydogdu O, Derbent M, Garcia-Minaur S, Reardon W, Gener B, Shalev S, Smith R, Woolf AS, Black GC, Newman WG (2010) Mutations in HPSE2 cause urofacial syndrome. Am J Hum Genet 86 (6): 963-9

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Demetriou A, Ledermann SE, Sebire NJ, Ancliff P, Macdougall I, Casadevall N, Marks SD (2010) [Abstract] Transfusion-dependent pure red cell aplasia secondary to antierythropoietin antibodies successfully treated with renal transplantation. Archives of Disease in Childhood 95 (Suppl 1): A84

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Demetriou A, Ledermann SE, Sebire NJ, Casadevall N, Marks SD (2010) [Abstract] Transfusion-dependent pure red cell aplasia (PRCA) secondary to anti-erythropoietin antibodies successfully treated with renal transplantation*. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1893

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Dillon MJ (2010) Renal hypertension in children. Hong Kong Journal of Paediatrics 15 (2): 141-149

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Dolan NM, Cubitt D, Sebire NJ, Marks SD (2010) [Abstract] BK viraemia and nephropathy in paediatric renal transplant recipients. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1817

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Dolan NM, Schumacher K, Brierley J, Marks SD (2010) [Abstract] Targeted control of blood pressure in paediatric renal transplant recipients. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1955

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Dolan NM, Suri R, Owens C, Marks SD (2010) [Abstract] Chronic respiratory symptons and bronchiectasis in paediatric renal transplant recipients on mycophenolate mofetil. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1888

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Drage M, Hadjianastassiou V, Dorling A, Mamode N (2010) Rituximab may not lead to increased infection rates in transplant recipients. Am J Transplant 10 (12): 2723-4

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Elaffandi AH, Gaunt T, Lumgair H, Jayasooriya N, Ondhia C, Thuraisingham R, Puliatti C, Kessaris N, Mamode N, Cacciola R (2010) [Abstract] Outcome of transplant tourism from the UK. American Journal of Transplantation 10 (Sp Iss SI Suppl 4): 372

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Fassone E, Duncan AJ, Taanman JW, Pagnamenta AT, Sadowski MI, Holand T, Qasim W, Rutland P, Calvo SE, Mootha VK, Bitner-Glindzicz M, Rahman S (2010) FOXRED1, encoding an FAD-dependent oxidoreductase complex-I-specific molecular chaperone, is mutated in infantile-onset mitochondrial encephalopathy. Hum Mol Genet 19 (24): 4837-47

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Grenda R, Watson A, Trompeter R, Tönshoff B, Jaray J, Fitzpatrick M, Murer L, Vondrak K, Maxwell H, van Damme-Lombaerts R, Loirat C, Mor E, Cochat P, Milford DV, Brown M, Webb NJ (2010) A randomized trial to assess the impact of early steroid withdrawal on growth in pediatric renal transplantation: the TWIST study. Am J Transplant 10 (4): 828-36

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Gunay-Aygun M, Font-Montgomery E, Lukose L, Tuchman M, Graf J, Bryant JC, Kleta R, Garcia A, Edwards H, Piwnica-Worms K, Adams D, Bernardini I, Fischer RE, Krasnewich D, Oden N, Ling A, Quezado Z, Zak C, Daryanani KT, Turkbey B, Choyke P, Guay-Woodford LM, Gahl WA (2010) Correlation of kidney function, volume and imaging findings, and PKHD1 mutations in 73 patients with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5 (6): 972-84

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Gunay-Aygun M, Zivony-Elboum Y, Gumruk F, Geiger D, Cetin M, Khayat M, Kleta R, Kfir N, Anikster Y, Chezar J, Arcos-Burgos M, Shalata A, Stanescu H, Manaster J, Arat M, Edwards H, Freiberg AS, Hart PS, Riney LC, Patzel K, Tanpaiboon P, Markello T, Huizing M, Maric I, Horne M, Kehrel BE, Jurk K, Hansen NF, Cherukuri PF, Jones M, Cruz P, Mullikin JC, Nurden A, White JG, Gahl WA, Falik-Zaccai T (2010) Gray platelet syndrome: natural history of a large patient cohort and locus assignment to chromosome 3p. Blood 116 (23): 4990-5001

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Huizing M, Dorward H, Ly L, Klootwijk E, Kleta R, Skovby F, Pei W, Feldman B, Gahl WA, Anikster Y (2010) OPA3, mutated in 3-methylglutaconic aciduria type III, encodes two transcripts targeted primarily to mitochondria. Mol Genet Metab 100 (2): 149-54

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Hussain F, Mallik M, Marks SD, Watson AR, British Association of Paediatric Nephrology (2010) Renal biopsies in children: current practice and audit of outcomes. Nephrol Dial Transplant 25 (2): 485-9

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Jenkins D, Caubit X, Dimovski A, Matevska N, Lye CM, Cabuk F, Gucev Z, Tasic V, Fasano L, Woolf AS (2010) Analysis of TSHZ2 and TSHZ3 genes in congenital pelvi-ureteric junction obstruction. Nephrol Dial Transplant 25 (1): 54-60

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Kazyra I, Pilkington C, Marks SD, Tullus K (2010) Mycophenolate mofetil treatment in children and adolescents with lupus. Arch Dis Child 95 (12): 1059-61

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Kazyra I, Pilkington C, Marks SD, Tullus K (2010) [Abstract] Mycophenolate mofetil (MMF) treatment in paediatric onset systemic lupus erythematosus. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1807

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Krischock L, Marks SD (2010) Induction therapy: why, when, and which agent?. Pediatr Transplant 14 (3): 298-313

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Landouré G, Zdebik AA, Martinez TL, Burnett BG, Stanescu HC, Inada H, Shi Y, Taye AA, Kong L, Munns CH, Choo SS, Phelps CB, Paudel R, Houlden H, Ludlow CL, Caterina MJ, Gaudet R, Kleta R, Fischbeck KH, Sumner CJ (2010) Mutations in TRPV4 cause Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 2C. Nat Genet 42 (2): 170-4

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Lewis MA, Shaw J, Sinha MD, Adalat S, Hussain F, Castledine C, van Schalkwyk D, Inward C (2010) UK Renal Registry 12th Annual Report (December 2009): chapter 14: demography of the UK paediatric renal replacement therapy population in 2008. Nephron Clin Pract 115 Suppl 1 (): c279-88

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Lye CM, Fasano L, Woolf AS (2010) Ureter myogenesis: putting Teashirt into context. J Am Soc Nephrol 21 (1): 24-30

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Maple NH, Hadjianastassiou V, Jones R, Mamode N (2010) Understanding risk in living donor nephrectomy. J Med Ethics 36 (3): 142-7

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Marks S (2010) [Abstract] Work-up of a child with an initial UTI. Acta Paediatrica 99: 29

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Marks SD (2010) [Abstract] Hypertension. Child Care Health and Development 36 (Suppl 1): 24

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Marks SD Great expectations with an imperfect cure. British Medical Journal

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Marks SD, Sebire NJ, Bradley S, Wright E, Mamode N (2010) [Abstract] Successful paediatric ABO incompatible renal transplantation with quadruple immunosuppression and B lymphocyte depletion. Archives of Disease in Childhood 95 (Suppl 1): A82–A83

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Marks SD, Gullett AM, Tullus K, Kleta R, Woolf AS (2010) [Abstract] Renal fibromuscular dysplasia (FMD) is unlikely to be familial and is not caused by smooth muscle alpha actin (ACTA2) mutations. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1959

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Marks SD, Sebire NJ, Bradley S, Wright E, Mamode N (2010) [Abstract] Successful paediatric ABO imcompatible renal transplantation (ABOiRT) with quadruple immunosuppression and B lymphocyte depletion. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1892-1893

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Marks SD, Shah V, Pilkington C, Tullus K (2010) Urinary monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 correlates with disease activity in lupus nephritis. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (11): 2283-8

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Marks SD, Tullus K (2010) Do classification criteria of Takayasu arteritis misdiagnose children with fibromuscular dysplasia?. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (5): 989-90; author reply 991-2

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Matejas V, Hinkes B, Alkandari F, Al-Gazali L, Annexstad E, Aytac MB, Barrow M, Bláhová K, Bockenhauer D, Cheong HI, Maruniak-Chudek I, Cochat P, Dötsch J, Gajjar P, Hennekam RC, Janssen F, Kagan M, Kariminejad A, Kemper MJ, Koenig J, Kogan J, Kroes HY, Kuwertz-Bröking E, Lewanda AF, Medeira A, Muscheites J, Niaudet P, Pierson M, Saggar A, Seaver L, Suri M, Tsygin A, Wühl E, Zurowska A, Uebe S, Hildebrandt F, Antignac C, Zenker M (2010) Mutations in the human laminin beta2 (LAMB2) gene and the associated phenotypic spectrum. Hum Mutat 31 (9): 992-1002

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Medlar A, Kleta R (2010) Cystinosis and mickey mouse. Nephrol Dial Transplant 25 (4): 1032-3

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Mekahli D, Gulett A, Ledermann SE, Rees L (2010) [Abstract] Views of adults who presented in infancy with CKD 4/5. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1840

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Mekahli D, Shaw V, Ledermann SE, Rees L (2010) Long-term outcome of infants with severe chronic kidney disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5 (1): 10-7

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Mekahli D, Woolf AS, Bockenhauer D (2010) Similar renal outcomes in children with ADPKD diagnosed by screening or presenting with symptoms. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (11): 2275-82

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Montini G, Bockenhauer D, Rees L, Sebire N, Tullus K, van't Hoff W, Waters A, Marks S (2010) [Abstract] A 20-year single centre experience of congenital and infantile nephrotic syndrome. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1878

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Morgenstern DA, Hasan F, Gibson S, Winyard P, Sebire NJ, Anderson J (2010) PAX5 expression in nonhematopoietic tissues. Reappraisal of previous studies. Am J Clin Pathol 133 (3): 407-15

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Mori R, Yonemoto N, Fitzgerald A, Tullus K, Verrier-Jones K, Lakhanpaul M (2010) Diagnostic performance of urine dipstick testing in children with suspected UTI: a systematic review of relationship with age and comparison with microscopy. Acta Paediatr 99 (4): 581-4

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Patel P, Olsburgh J, Marks SD (2010) [Abstract] Timing of ureteric stent removal in paediatric renal transplant recipients (RTR). Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1895

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Prytula A, Wells D, Balona F, Gullet A, Rees L, Shroff R (2010) [Abstract] High urinary and dialysate losses of vitamin D binding protein may contribute to vitamin D deficiency in CKD. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1944

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Prytuła A, Iijima K, Kamei K, Geary D, Gottlich E, Majeed A, Taylor M, Marks SD, Tuchman S, Camilla R, Ognjanovic M, Filler G, Smith G, Tullus K (2010) Rituximab in refractory nephrotic syndrome. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (3): 461-8

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Querfeld U, Anarat A, Bayazit AK, Bakkaloglu AS, Bilginer Y, Caliskan S, Civilibal M, Doyon A, Duzova A, Kracht D, Litwin M, Melk A, Mir S, Sözeri B, Shroff R, Zeller R, Wühl E, Schaefer F, 4C Study Group (2010) The Cardiovascular Comorbidity in Children with Chronic Kidney Disease (4C) study: objectives, design, and methodology. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5 (9): 1642-8

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Quinlan C, Cantwell M, Rees L (2010) Eosinophilic peritonitis in children on chronic peritoneal dialysis. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (3): 517-22

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Ragnauth CD, Warren DT, Liu Y, McNair R, Tajsic T, Figg N, Shroff R, Skepper J, Shanahan CM (2010) Prelamin A acts to accelerate smooth muscle cell senescence and is a novel biomarker of human vascular aging. Circulation 121 (20): 2200-10

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Rees L, Borzych D, Warady B, Schaefer F (2010) [Abstract] Factors affecting growth in children younger than 2 years on peritoneal dialysis: A study from the International Pediatric Peritoneal Dialysis Network (IPPN). Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1901

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Rees L, Brandt ML (2010) Tube feeding in children with chronic kidney disease: technical and practical issues. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (4): 699-704

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Rees L, Shroff RC (2010) Phosphate binders in CKD: chalking out the differences. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (3): 385-94

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Reichold M, Zdebik AA, Lieberer E, Rapedius M, Schmidt K, Bandulik S, Sterner C, Tegtmeier I, Penton D, Baukrowitz T, Hulton SA, Witzgall R, Ben-Zeev B, Howie AJ, Kleta R, Bockenhauer D, Warth R (2010) KCNJ10 gene mutations causing EAST syndrome (epilepsy, ataxia, sensorineural deafness, and tubulopathy) disrupt channel function. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107 (32): 14490-5

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Riley P, Marks SD, Desai DY, Mushtaq I, Koffman G, Mamode N (2010) Challenges facing renal transplantation in pediatric patients with lower urinary tract dysfunction. Transplantation 89 (11): 1299-1307

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Schaefer F, van de Walle J, Zurowska A, Gimpel C, van Hoeck K, Drozdz D, Montini G, Bagdasorova IV, Sorof J, Sugg J, Teng R, Hainer JW, Candesartan in Children with Hypertension Investigators (2010) Efficacy, safety and pharmacokinetics of candesartan cilexetil in hypertensive children from 1 to less than 6 years of age. J Hypertens 28 (5): 1083-90

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Schoeb DS, Chernin G, Heeringa SF, Matejas V, Held S, Vega-Warner V, Bockenhauer D, Vlangos CN, Moorani KN, Neuhaus TJ, Kari JA, MacDonald J, Saisawat P, Ashraf S, Ovunc B, Zenker M, Hildebrandt F, Gesselschaft für Paediatrische Nephrologie (GPN) Study Group (2010) Nineteen novel NPHS1 mutations in a worldwide cohort of patients with congenital nephrotic syndrome (CNS). Nephrol Dial Transplant 25 (9): 2970-6

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Shah V, Easty M, Ledermann S, Rees L, de Bruyn R, Shroff R (2010) [Abstract] Ultrasound and scintigraphy of the parathyroid glands in children at a specialist paediatric nephrology centre: 5 year experience. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1909

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Shah V, Shah S, Fernando R, Anderson P, Marks S, Biassoni L (2010) [Abstract] Detection of scarring in children with renal transplants and urinary tract infecton: Comparison of DMSA and ultrasound. Journal of Roentgenology 194 (5, Suppl S):

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Shariff H, Tanriver Y, Brown KL, Meader L, Greenlaw R, Mamode N, Jurcevic S (2010) Intermittent antibody-based combination therapy removes alloantibodies and achieves indefinite heart transplant survival in presensitized recipients. Transplantation 90 (3): 270-8

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Shroff R, Knott C, Rees L (2010) The virtues of vitamin D--but how much is too much?. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (9): 1607-20

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Shroff RC, Gullett A, Hiorns M, Shanahan C, Rees L (2010) [Abstract] Accelerated progression of vascular calcification in paediatric CKD and dialysis patients is associated with baseline vessel changes. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1906

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Shroff RC, McNair R, Skepper JN, Figg N, Schurgers LJ, Deanfield J, Rees L, Shanahan CM (2010) Chronic mineral dysregulation promotes vascular smooth muscle cell adaptation and extracellular matrix calcification. J Am Soc Nephrol 21 (1): 103-12

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Simmonds J, Grundy N, Trompeter R, Tullus K (2010) Long-term steroid treatment and growth: a study in steroid-dependent nephrotic syndrome. Arch Dis Child 95 (2): 146-9

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Singh I, Marks S, McCulloch M, Taylor J, Koffman G (2010) [Abstract] Can renal transplant be successfully performed in children under 6 years of age from adult donors?. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1899

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Sinha R, Marks S (2010) [Abstract] Chronic kidney disease parameters among paediatric pre-emptive and non pre-emptive renal transplants. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1899

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Sinha R, Ray G, Agarwal I, Marks SD (2010) A case of being `double unlucky'. NDT Plus 3 (3): 324-325

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Sinha R, Tse Y, Marks S (2010) [Abstract] Monotherapy maintenance immunosuppression in paediatric renal transplantation. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1899

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Stadermann MB, Montini G, Hamilton G, Roebuck DJ, McLaren CA, Dillon MJ, Marks SD, Tullus K (2010) Results of surgical treatment for renovascular hypertension in children: 30 year single centre experience. Nephrol Dial Transplant 25 (3): 807-13

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Stadermann MB, Montini G, Hamilton G, Roebuck DJ, Mclaren CA, Dillon MJ, Marks SD, Tullus K (2010) [Abstract] Results of surgical treatment for renovascular hypertension in children: 30 year single centre experience. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1961–1962

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Topaloglu R, Vilboux T, Tinloy B, Coskun T, Gunay-Aygun M, Jeong A, Bakkaloglu A, Besbas N, Ozen S, Sivri S, Kleta R, Gahl WA (2010) [Abstract] Additional molecular findings in turkish cystinosis patients. Pediatric Nephrology 25 (9): 1921

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Tullus K, Roebuck DJ, McLaren CA, Marks SD (2010) Imaging in the evaluation of renovascular disease. Pediatr Nephrol 25 (6): 1049-56

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Waters AM, Pappworth I, Marchbank K, Bockenhauer D, Tullus K, Pickering MC, Strain L, Sebire N, Shroff R, Marks SD, Goodship TH, Rees L (2010) Successful renal transplantation in factor H autoantibody associated HUS with CFHR1 and 3 deficiency and CFH variant G2850T. Am J Transplant 10 (1): 168-72

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Watson CJ, Wells AC, Roberts RJ, Akoh JA, Friend PJ, Akyol M, Calder FR, Allen JE, Jones MN, Collett D, Bradley JA (2010) Cold machine perfusion versus static cold storage of kidneys donated after cardiac death: a UK multicenter randomized controlled trial. Am J Transplant 10 (9): 1991-9

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Winyard P (2010) [Abstract] Fetal hydronephrosis - Should we do a post natal work up or not?. Child Care Health and Development 36 (Suppl 1): 25

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Yates LL, Papakrivopoulou J, Long DA, Goggolidou P, Connolly JO, Woolf AS, Dean CH (2010) The planar cell polarity gene Vangl2 is required for mammalian kidney-branching morphogenesis and glomerular maturation. Hum Mol Genet 19 (23): 4663-76