In this issue …
Adiponectin—an adipokine with unique metabolic properties
Adolescents with renal disease in an adult world: meeting the challenge of transition of care
Salt-sensitive hypertension—update on novel findings
Medical treatment options in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma
In memoriam ‘analgesic nephropathy’ (circa 1972–2006)
Atherosclerotic renovascular disease: beyond the renal artery stenosis
From cold dialysis to isothermic dialysis: a twenty-five year voyage
Use of mycophenolic acid in non-transplant renal diseases
Necrotizing crescentic glomerulonephritis—a conditional knockout model discloses new therapeutic challenges*
Mouse models for congenital nephrogenic diabetes insipidus: what can we learn from them?*
Azathioprine, UV light, and skin cancer in organ transplant patients—do we have an answer?*
Renal vessel reconstruction in kidney transplantation using a polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) vascular graft
Ciclosporin reduces paracellin-1 expression and magnesium transport in thick ascending limb cells
Hypoxia reduces the expression and anti-inflammatory effects of peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-γ in human proximal renal tubular cells
Proximal tubules from caspase-1-deficient mice are protected against hypoxia-induced membrane injury
Nephroprotective effect of the HMG-CoA-reductase inhibitor cerivastatin in a mouse model of progressive renal fibrosis in Alport syndrome
Heparan sulfate on activated glomerular endothelial cells and exogenous heparinoids influence the rolling and adhesion of leucocytes
Binding of highly concentrated maxacalcitol to the nuclear vitamin D receptors of parathyroid cells*
Association of cystatin C and estimated GFR with inflammatory biomarkers: the Heart and Soul Study
Community-based screening for chronic kidney disease among populations older than 40 years in Beijing
Association between the metabolic syndrome and chronic kidney disease in Chinese adults
Microalbuminuria, but not cystatin C, is associated with carotid atherosclerosis in middle-aged adults
Specific changes in plasma concentrations of matrix metalloproteinase-2 and -9, TIMP-1 and TGF-β1 in patients with distinct types of primary glomerulonephritis
A German family with glucocorticoid-remediable aldosteronism
A leucine repeat in the carnosinase gene CNDP1 is associated with diabetic end-stage renal disease in European Americans
Glomerular expression of nephrin and synaptopodin, but not podocin, is decreased in kidney sections from women with preeclampsia
Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty is feasible and effective in patients on chronic dialysis with severe peripheral artery disease
No impact of hyperkalaemia with renin–angiotensin system blockades in maintenance haemodialysis patients
Mature erythrocyte parameters as new markers of functional iron deficiency in haemodialysis: sensitivity and specificity
Sexual dysfunction in dialysis patients treated with antihypertensive or antidepressive medications: results from the DOPPS
Mineral metabolism parameters throughout chronic kidney disease stages 1–5—achievement of K/DOQI target ranges
Markers of oxidative stress in the skeletal muscle of patients on haemodialysis
Glucose-added dialysis fluid prevents asymptomatic hypoglycaemia in regular haemodialysis
The predictors of central and obstructive sleep apnoea in haemodialysis patients
Aortic stiffness, left ventricular hypertrophy and weekly averaged blood pressure (WAB) in patients on haemodialysis
Spatial inhomogeneity of common carotid artery intima-media is increased in dialysis patients
Decreasing incidence of renal cortical necrosis in patients with acute renal failure in developing countries: a single-centre experience of 22 years from Eastern India
Influence of autonomy and type of home assistance on the prevention of peritonitis in assisted automated peritoneal dialysis patients. An analysis of data from the French Language Peritoneal Dialysis Registry
Elevation of plasma D-dimer is closely associated with venous thrombosis produced by double-lumen catheter in pre-dialysis patients
Thin basement membrane nephropathy cannot be diagnosed reliably in deparaffinized, formalin-fixed tissue
Linear anti-glomerular basement membrane IgG but no glomerular disease: Goodpasture's syndrome restricted to the lung
Three successive pregnancies in a patient with chronic renal disease progressing from chronic renal dysfunction through to institution of dialysis during pregnancy and then on to maintenance dialysis
Successful CAVH in an austere environment using readily available disposable hospital supplies*
Resolution of hepatic subcapsular steatosis after discontinuation of CAPD
Thyroiditis and iodide mumps following an angioplasty
A hopeless case?
Late-onset acute haemorrhagic necrotizing granulomatous adenovirus tubulointerstitial nephritis in a renal allograft
Renal artery aneurysm in a cadaveric kidney transplantation
Rhabdomyolysis caused by strenuous computer gaming
A urine finding associated with obesity
Lean body mass to estimate GFR
Lean body mass to estimate GFR
Renal handling of cystatin C
Ulcerative tuberculin skin test in a dialysis patient
Sequential autologous peripheral blood stem cell transplantation and kidney transplantaion of light chain deposition disease
Human Urotensin II in the plasma of anephric subjects
Plasma exchange in the treatment of acute renal failure of myeloma
Renal cysts and diabetes due to a heterozygous HNF-1β gene deletion
Marked hypercalcaemia in sepsis-induced multiple organ failure
Anti-carbonic anhydrase II antibody in autoimmune pancreatitis and tubulointerstitial nephritis
A case of ureteral lesions in a renal transplant recipient with a co-infection of BK virus and JC virus