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Articles by Norbert Gretz in JoVE
Transcutaneous Assessment of Renal Function in Conscious Rodents Zeneida Herrera Pérez1, Stefanie Weinfurter1, Norbert Gretz1 1Medical Research Center, Medical Faculty Mannheim, University of Heidelberg Determination of glomerular filtration rate (GFR) is the gold standard to assess overall kidney function. However, traditional procedures to measure this parameter are cumbersome and require a large investment of time. Here we describe a faster and minimally invasive method to determinate GFR transcutaneously.
Other articles by Norbert Gretz on PubMed
Ataxin-10 is Part of a Cachexokine Cocktail Triggering Cardiac Metabolic Dysfunction in Cancer Cachexia Molecular Metabolism. Feb, 2016 | Pubmed ID: 26909315 Cancer cachexia affects the majority of tumor patients and significantly contributes to high mortality rates in these subjects. Despite its clinical importance, the identity of tumor-borne signals and their impact on specific peripheral organ systems, particularly the heart, remain mostly unknown.