Articles tagged with: fsgs

Costimulation and FSGS

Written by arif khwaja on Tuesday, 19 November 2013. Posted in OLA Blog

Costimulation and FSGS
The management of FSGS particularly post -transplantation remains difficult with no clear evidence base on how to optimally manage recurrent disease. The search for a permeability factor continues and recent work suggested that serum-soluble...

The list of FSGS genes continues to lengthen: LMX1B now joins the growing list!

Written by Neveen A Soliman on Monday, 05 August 2013. Posted in OLA Blog

The list of FSGS genes continues to lengthen: LMX1B now joins the growing list!
Primary FSGS is a clinicopathologic entity characterized by sclerotic changes affecting only a portion (segmental) of some glomeruli (focal).  Symptoms related to this glomerular lesion include isolated proteinuria or steroid-resistant...