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Wang W, He B, Shi W, Liang X, Ma J, Shan Z, Hu Z, Danesh FR. Deletion of
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lipid control during diet-induced hyperlipidemia. Kidney Int. 2012
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Wang W, Wang Y, Long J, Wang J, Haudek SB, Overbeek P, Chang BH, Schumacker
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ROCK1 activation in podocytes and endothelial cells. Cell Metab. 2012 Feb
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Badal SS, Danesh FR. Managing microvascular complications of diabetes with
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Bakota EL, Wang Y, Danesh FR, Hartgerink JD. Injectable multidomain peptide
nanofiber hydrogel as a delivery agent for stem cell secretome.
Biomacromolecules. 2011 May 9;12(5):1651-7. doi: 10.1021/bm200035r. Epub 2011 Apr
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Wang Y, Bakota E, Chang BH, Entman M, Hartgerink JD, Danesh FR. Peptide
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Long J, Wang Y, Wang W, Chang BH, Danesh FR. MicroRNA-29c is a signature
microRNA under high glucose conditions that targets Sprouty homolog 1, and its in
vivo knockdown prevents progression of diabetic nephropathy. J Biol Chem. 2011
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integrated therapeutic approach to reduce events. Kidney Int. 2010
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Long J, Wang Y, Wang W, Chang BH, Danesh FR. Identification of microRNA-93 as
a novel regulator of vascular endothelial growth factor in hyperglycemic
conditions. J Biol Chem. 2010 Jul 23;285(30):23457-65. doi:
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Wang J, Wang Y, Long J, Chang BH, Wilson MH, Overbeek P, Danesh FR.
Tamoxifen-inducible podocyte-specific iCre recombinase transgenic mouse provides
a simple approach for modulation of podocytes in vivo. Genesis. 2010
Jul;48(7):446-51. doi: 10.1002/dvg.20635. PubMed PMID: 20641128; PubMed Central
PMCID: PMC3014324.

Sun L, Xie P, Wada J, Kashihara N, Liu FY, Zhao Y, Kumar D, Chugh SS, Danesh
FR, Kanwar YS. Rap1b GTPase ameliorates glucose-induced mitochondrial
dysfunction. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2008 Dec;19(12):2293-301. doi:
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