Christoph Licht

Summary

Affiliation: The Hospital for Sick Children
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Remission of resistant MPGN type I with mycophenolate mofetil and steroids
    Sudarsana De
    Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 24:597-600. 2009
  2. pmc The rationale and design of Insight into Nephrotic Syndrome: Investigating Genes, Health and Therapeutics (INSIGHT): a prospective cohort study of childhood nephrotic syndrome
    Neesha Hussain
    Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, and University of Toronto, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, 555 University Avenue, M5G 1X8, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 14:25. 2013
  3. ncbi Hereditary and acquired complement dysregulation in membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis
    Christoph Licht
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Division of Nephrology, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1X8
    Thromb Haemost 101:271-8. 2009
  4. doi Platelet-associated complement factor H in healthy persons and patients with atypical HUS
    Christoph Licht
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Nephrology, Program in Cell Biology, The Hospital for Sick Children, and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Blood 114:4538-45. 2009
  5. doi Genetics of proteinuria: an overview of gene mutations associated with nonsyndromic proteinuric glomerulopathies
    Tino D Piscione
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 18:273-89. 2011
  6. ncbi Successful treatment of DEAP-HUS with eculizumab
    Damien Noone
    Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 29:841-51. 2014
  7. doi Hemolytic uremic syndrome caused by Bordetella pertussis infection
    Swasti Chaturvedi
    Department of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:1361-4. 2010

Collaborators

  • Peter F Zipfel
  • Ling Li
  • Veronique Fremeaux-Bacchi
  • Walter H A Kahr
  • Tino D Piscione
  • Damien Noone
  • Neesha Hussain
  • Swasti Chaturvedi
  • Sudarsana De
  • Denis F Geary
  • Fred G Pluthero
  • Aoife Waters
  • Michael Kirschfink
  • Christopher D Battiston
  • Rulan S Parekh
  • Viral P Patel
  • J Anastasia Zello
  • Pranali Patel
  • Tonny M Banh
  • Diane Hebert
  • Jovanka Vasilevska-Ristovska
  • Valerie Langlois
  • Paul Thorner
  • Daniel Cattran
  • Dana Al-Nabhani

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi Remission of resistant MPGN type I with mycophenolate mofetil and steroids
    Sudarsana De
    Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 24:597-600. 2009
    ..In summary, this case suggests that there may be potential benefit for use of MMF in children with refractory MPGN I, which supports the rationale for prospectively evaluating MMF treatment in a treatment trial of refractory MPGN I...
  2. pmc The rationale and design of Insight into Nephrotic Syndrome: Investigating Genes, Health and Therapeutics (INSIGHT): a prospective cohort study of childhood nephrotic syndrome
    Neesha Hussain
    Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, and University of Toronto, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, 555 University Avenue, M5G 1X8, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMC Nephrol 14:25. 2013
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  3. ncbi Hereditary and acquired complement dysregulation in membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis
    Christoph Licht
    The Hospital for Sick Children, Division of Nephrology, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1X8
    Thromb Haemost 101:271-8. 2009
    ..A better understanding of the pathogenesis of MPGN is crucial for the development of novel, specific treatment strategies...
  4. doi Platelet-associated complement factor H in healthy persons and patients with atypical HUS
    Christoph Licht
    Department of Paediatrics, Division of Nephrology, Program in Cell Biology, The Hospital for Sick Children, and University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Blood 114:4538-45. 2009
    ..This CFH-dependent response did not involve P-selectin mobilization, indicating a complement-induced platelet response distinct from alpha-granule secretion...
  5. doi Genetics of proteinuria: an overview of gene mutations associated with nonsyndromic proteinuric glomerulopathies
    Tino D Piscione
    Division of Nephrology, Department of Paediatrics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 18:273-89. 2011
    ..This review summarizes gene mutations which are known to be associated with proteinuric glomerulopathies in children and adults...
  6. ncbi Successful treatment of DEAP-HUS with eculizumab
    Damien Noone
    Division of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 29:841-51. 2014
    ..CFH autoantibodies are found in 10-15 % of aHUS patients and occur--so far unexplained--almost exclusively in the background of CFHR1 or CFHR3/CFHR1 deletions...
  7. doi Hemolytic uremic syndrome caused by Bordetella pertussis infection
    Swasti Chaturvedi
    Department of Nephrology, The Hospital for Sick Children, 555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8, Canada
    Pediatr Nephrol 25:1361-4. 2010
    ..Despite negative results in this case, in-depth workup of the complement system may be important to guide treatment efforts and strategies...