Mariana Murea

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Publications

  1. pmc Relationships between serum MCP-1 and subclinical kidney disease: African American-Diabetes Heart Study
    Mariana Murea
    Department of Internal Medicine Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC, 27157 1053, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:148. 2012
  2. pmc Genetic and environmental factors associated with type 2 diabetes and diabetic vascular complications
    Mariana Murea
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Rev Diabet Stud 9:6-22. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Advanced kidney failure and hyperuricemia
    Mariana Murea
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1053, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 19:419-24. 2012
  4. pmc Association of APOL1 variants with mild kidney disease in the first-degree relatives of African American patients with non-diabetic end-stage renal disease
    Barry I Freedman
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1053, USA
    Kidney Int 82:805-11. 2012
  5. pmc Apolipoprotein L1 nephropathy risk variants associate with HDL subfraction concentration in African Americans
    Barry I Freedman
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3805-10. 2011
  6. pmc Gene-gene interactions in APOL1-associated nephropathy
    Jasmin Divers
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 29:587-94. 2014
  7. pmc An ACACB variant implicated in diabetic nephropathy associates with body mass index and gene expression in obese subjects
    Lijun Ma
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e56193. 2013
  8. pmc JC polyoma virus interacts with APOL1 in African Americans with nondiabetic nephropathy
    Jasmin Divers
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Kidney Int 84:1207-13. 2013
  9. pmc The non-muscle Myosin heavy chain 9 gene (MYH9) is not associated with lupus nephritis in African Americans
    Barry I Freedman
    Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1053, USA
    Am J Nephrol 32:66-72. 2010
  10. pmc Target organ damage in African American hypertension: role of APOL1
    Barry I Freedman
    Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1053, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 14:21-8. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Relationships between serum MCP-1 and subclinical kidney disease: African American-Diabetes Heart Study
    Mariana Murea
    Department of Internal Medicine Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC, 27157 1053, USA
    BMC Nephrol 13:148. 2012
    ..Relationships between serum MCP-1 concentration and early nephropathy and subclinical cardiovascular disease (CVD) were assessed in African Americans (AAs) with type 2 diabetes (T2D)...
  2. pmc Genetic and environmental factors associated with type 2 diabetes and diabetic vascular complications
    Mariana Murea
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Rev Diabet Stud 9:6-22. 2012
    ..It is expected that novel strategies to exploit the gene- and exposure-related underpinnings of T2D will soon result...
  3. doi request reprint Advanced kidney failure and hyperuricemia
    Mariana Murea
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1053, USA
    Adv Chronic Kidney Dis 19:419-24. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Association of APOL1 variants with mild kidney disease in the first-degree relatives of African American patients with non-diabetic end-stage renal disease
    Barry I Freedman
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1053, USA
    Kidney Int 82:805-11. 2012
    ..After adjustment, two APOL1 risk variants weakly predict mild forms of kidney disease. Second hits appear necessary for the initiation of APOL1-associated nephropathy...
  5. pmc Apolipoprotein L1 nephropathy risk variants associate with HDL subfraction concentration in African Americans
    Barry I Freedman
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:3805-10. 2011
    ..Plasma HDL particle subclass concentrations were compared in 73 African Americans based on APOL1 genotypes to detect differences potentially contributing to renal disease...
  6. pmc Gene-gene interactions in APOL1-associated nephropathy
    Jasmin Divers
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 29:587-94. 2014
    ..Forty-two potentially interactive single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) from a genome-wide association study in non-diabetic ESKD were tested for interaction with APOL1 to identify genes modifying risk for non-diabetic nephropathy...
  7. pmc An ACACB variant implicated in diabetic nephropathy associates with body mass index and gene expression in obese subjects
    Lijun Ma
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e56193. 2013
    ..The T allele also associated with higher hepatic triglyceride levels. These data support a role for ACACB in obesity and potential roles for altered lipid metabolism in susceptibility to DN...
  8. pmc JC polyoma virus interacts with APOL1 in African Americans with nondiabetic nephropathy
    Jasmin Divers
    Department of Biostatistical Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Kidney Int 84:1207-13. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc The non-muscle Myosin heavy chain 9 gene (MYH9) is not associated with lupus nephritis in African Americans
    Barry I Freedman
    Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1053, USA
    Am J Nephrol 32:66-72. 2010
    ..Since MYH9 underlies approximately 40% of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in AA, we tested for genetic association with LN...
  10. pmc Target organ damage in African American hypertension: role of APOL1
    Barry I Freedman
    Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1053, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 14:21-8. 2012
    ..Discovery of APOL1-associated nephropathy was a major success of the genetics revolution, demonstrating that secondary hypertension is typically present in nondiabetic African Americans with nephropathy...
  11. pmc Genome-wide association scan for survival on dialysis in African-Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Mariana Murea
    Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Nephrology, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1053, USA
    Am J Nephrol 33:502-9. 2011
    ..African-Americans (AAs) with diabetes have high incidence rates of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) with associated high mortality. Genetic factors modulating the risk of mortality on dialysis are poorly understood...
  12. pmc Risk of catheter-related bloodstream infection in elderly patients on hemodialysis
    Mariana Murea
    Section on Nephrology and, Departments of Biostatistical Sciences and, Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, North Carolina
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 9:764-70. 2014
    ..Elderly patients require tunneled central vein dialysis catheters more often than younger patients. Little is known about the risk of catheter-related bloodstream infection in this population...
  13. doi request reprint Glycated albumin, not hemoglobin A1c, predicts cardiovascular hospitalization and length of stay in diabetic patients on dialysis
    Mariana Murea
    Department of Internal Medicine Nephrology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    Am J Nephrol 36:488-96. 2012
    ..Relationships between GA, HbA1c, and casual plasma glucose (PG) with cause-specific cardiovascular (CV) disease, infectious disease (ID), and vascular access- (VA) related hospitalization rates and length of stay (LOS) were assessed...
  14. pmc Potential effects of MYH9-associated nephropathy on dialysis and kidney transplant outcomes
    Barry I Freedman
    Section on Nephrology, Department of Internal Medicine, Wake Forest University, School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1053, USA
    Semin Dial 23:244-7. 2010
    ..MYH9 polymorphisms may affect treatment outcomes in severe kidney disease and such gene effects are rarely encountered in practice...
  15. pmc The effect of ACACB cis-variants on gene expression and metabolic traits
    Lijun Ma
    Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e23860. 2011
    ..We sought to determine whether ACACB transcribed variants were associated with ACACB gene expression and insulin sensitivity in non-diabetic African American (AA) and European American (EA) adults...
  16. doi request reprint Lipotoxicity in diabetic nephropathy: the potential role of fatty acid oxidation
    Mariana Murea
    Department of Internal Medicine Nephrology Section, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1053, USA
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 5:2373-9. 2010
    ..This novel glucolipotoxicity hypothesis in T2DN warrants further investigation...