- Increased accumulation of skin advanced glycation end-products precedes and correlates with clinical manifestation of diabetic neuropathyR Meerwaldt
Department of Medicine, University Hospital Groningen, The Netherlands
Diabetologia 48:1637-44. 2005..We evaluated the relationship between skin autofluorescence and the severity of diabetic neuropathy...
- Simple non-invasive assessment of advanced glycation endproduct accumulationR Meerwaldt
Division of Vascular Medicine, Department of Medicine U3 129, University Hospital Groningen, Hanzeplein, 9700 RB, Groningen, The Netherlands
Diabetologia 47:1324-30. 2004..We validated its use by comparing the values obtained using the AFR with the AGE content measured in extracts from skin biopsies of diabetic and control subjects...
- Clinical relevance of advanced glycation endproducts for vascular surgeryR Meerwaldt
Department of Surgery, Isala Clinics, Zwolle, The Netherlands
Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg 36:125-31. 2008..This review summarizes AGE formation and biochemistry, the pathogeneic role of AGEs in cardiovascular disease, anti-AGE therapies and clinical relevance to vascular surgery...