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    • GFR estimated from cystatin C versus creatinine in children born small for gestational age 

      Franco, Maria C. P. [UNIFESP]; Nishida, Sonia K. [UNIFESP]; Sesso, Ricardo [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2008-06-01)
      Background: Low birth weight caused by intrauterine growth restriction may be a risk factor for renal impairment in the adult life.Study Design: A cross-sectional study.Setting & Participants: 71 children aged 8 to 13 years ...
    • Stunting growth: association of the blood pressure levels and ACE activity in early childhood 

      Febba, Andreia [UNIFESP]; Sesso, Ricardo [UNIFESP]; Barreto, Genia Pithon [UNIFESP]; Liboni, Claudia Silva [UNIFESP]; Franco, Maria C. P. [UNIFESP]; Casarini, Dulce Elena [UNIFESP] (Springer, 2009-02-01)
      Angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) converts angiotensin I to angiotensin II and inactive bradykinin. Several studies carried out in our laboratory have consistently identified three isoforms of ACE, at 65, 90 and 190 kDa, ...