Luxia Zhang

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Diet-dependent net acid load and risk of incident hypertension in United States women
    Luxia Zhang
    Channing Laboratory Renal Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hypertension 54:751-5. 2009
  2. pmc Plasma resistin levels associate with risk for hypertension among nondiabetic women
    Luxia Zhang
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Renal Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 21:1185-91. 2010
  3. pmc Plasma prolactin level and risk of incident hypertension in postmenopausal women
    Luxia Zhang
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Hypertens 28:1400-5. 2010
  4. pmc Association between passive and active smoking and incident type 2 diabetes in women
    Luxia Zhang
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:892-7. 2011
  5. pmc Common genetic variants of the human uromodulin gene regulate transcription and predict plasma uric acid levels
    Jia Han
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China
    Kidney Int 83:733-40. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint The association between changes in urinary albumin-to-creatinine ratio and risk of abnormal ankle-brachial index in a community-based Chinese population
    Fukun Niu
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China
    J Atheroscler Thromb 19:912-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The association between plasma uric acid and renal function decline in a Chinese population-based cohort
    Luxia Zhang
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Institute of Nephrology, Peking University, Key Laboratory of Renal Disease, Ministry of Health of China, Beijing, China
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:1836-9. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Common variants of the UMOD promoter associated with blood pressure in a community-based Chinese cohort
    Jia Han
    Department of Medicine, Renal Division, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China
    Hypertens Res 35:769-74. 2012
  9. pmc Mineral and bone disorder in Chinese dialysis patients: a multicenter study
    Xianglei Kong
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Peking University Institute of Nephrology, Key Laboratory of Renal Disease, Ministry of Health of China, Key Laboratory of Chronic Kidney Disease Prevention and Treatment Peking University, Ministry of Education, Beijing, China
    BMC Nephrol 13:116. 2012
  10. pmc Plasma insulin-like growth factor-1 level and risk of incident hypertension in nondiabetic women
    Luxia Zhang
    Channing Laboratory, Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Hypertens 29:229-35. 2011

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Diet-dependent net acid load and risk of incident hypertension in United States women
    Luxia Zhang
    Channing Laboratory Renal Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hypertension 54:751-5. 2009
    ..In conclusion, a high diet-dependent net acid load is independently associated with a higher risk of incident hypertension...
  2. pmc Plasma resistin levels associate with risk for hypertension among nondiabetic women
    Luxia Zhang
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Renal Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Soc Nephrol 21:1185-91. 2010
    ..In conclusion, higher plasma resistin levels independently associate with an increased risk for incident hypertension among women without diabetes...
  3. pmc Plasma prolactin level and risk of incident hypertension in postmenopausal women
    Luxia Zhang
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Hypertens 28:1400-5. 2010
    ..Laboratory and cross-sectional human studies suggest a potential role for prolactin in the pathogenesis of hypertension; however, the prospective association between prolactin and hypertension has not been previously reported...
  4. pmc Association between passive and active smoking and incident type 2 diabetes in women
    Luxia Zhang
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Diabetes Care 34:892-7. 2011
    ..This analysis examined the association between exposure to passive smoke, active smoking, and the risk of incident type 2 diabetes among women...
  5. pmc Common genetic variants of the human uromodulin gene regulate transcription and predict plasma uric acid levels
    Jia Han
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China
    Kidney Int 83:733-40. 2013
    ..Thus, UMOD promoter variants seem to initiate a cascade of transcriptional and biochemical changes influencing UMOD secretion, leading to altered plasma uric acid levels...
  6. ncbi request reprint The association between changes in urinary albumin-to-creatinine ratio and risk of abnormal ankle-brachial index in a community-based Chinese population
    Fukun Niu
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China
    J Atheroscler Thromb 19:912-7. 2012
    ..To investigate the prospective association between changes in the urinary albumin-creatinine ratio (ACR) and abnormal ankle-brachial index (ABI) in a community-based Chinese population...
  7. doi request reprint The association between plasma uric acid and renal function decline in a Chinese population-based cohort
    Luxia Zhang
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Institute of Nephrology, Peking University, Key Laboratory of Renal Disease, Ministry of Health of China, Beijing, China
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:1836-9. 2012
    ..Uric acid may be associated with kidney damage through multiple pathways. Previous cohort studies revealed inconsistent results, and research among the non-hypertensive and non-diabetic population are extremely limited...
  8. doi request reprint Common variants of the UMOD promoter associated with blood pressure in a community-based Chinese cohort
    Jia Han
    Department of Medicine, Renal Division, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China
    Hypertens Res 35:769-74. 2012
    ..025). Urinary UMOD excretion was correlated with urinary sodium excretion (R=0.239, P=0.656*10(-13)). We determined that common variants of UMOD are associated with DBP level in a community-based Chinese cohort...
  9. pmc Mineral and bone disorder in Chinese dialysis patients: a multicenter study
    Xianglei Kong
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Peking University Institute of Nephrology, Key Laboratory of Renal Disease, Ministry of Health of China, Key Laboratory of Chronic Kidney Disease Prevention and Treatment Peking University, Ministry of Education, Beijing, China
    BMC Nephrol 13:116. 2012
    ..Studies regarding the status of MBD treatment in developing countries, especially in Chinese dialysis patients are extremely limited...
  10. pmc Plasma insulin-like growth factor-1 level and risk of incident hypertension in nondiabetic women
    Luxia Zhang
    Channing Laboratory, Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Hypertens 29:229-35. 2011
    ..Insulin-like growth factor-1 may be involved in regulation of blood pressure through multiple pathways; however, the prospective association between plasma insulin-like growth factor-1 level and risk of hypertension has never been explored...
  11. ncbi request reprint Chinese cohort study of chronic kidney disease: design and methods
    Bixia Gao
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital Peking University Institute of Nephrology, Key Laboratory of Renal Disease, Ministry of Health of China, Key Laboratory of Chronic Kidney Disease Prevention and Treatment Peking University, Ministry of Education, Beijing 100034, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 127:2180-5. 2014
    ..There is an urgent need to implement an in-depth investigation of the CKD burden and also to explore underlying mechanisms of CKD progression and it association with adverse consequences...
  12. pmc Association between family members of dialysis patients and chronic kidney disease: a multicenter study in China
    Xianglei Kong
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Key Laboratory of Renal Disease, Ministry of Health of China, Beijing, 100034, China
    BMC Nephrol 14:19. 2013
    ..However, studies differentiated genetic and non-genetic family members are limited. We sought to investigate the prevalence of CKD among fist-degree relatives and spouses of dialysis patients in China...
  13. doi request reprint Mortality and renal function decline among a community-based Chinese population with normal or mildly impaired renal function
    Fang Wang
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:2847-52. 2011
    ..Longitudinal studies of the mortality and renal outcomes among the population with an estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) >30 mL/min/1.73 m(2) and among the elderly are limited, especially in developing countries...
  14. pmc Ocular fundus pathology and chronic kidney disease in a Chinese population
    Bixia Gao
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital Peking University Institute of Nephrology, Key Laboratory of Renal Disease, Ministry of Health of China Key Laboratory of Chronic Kidney Disease Prevention and Treatment Peking University, Ministry of Education, China
    BMC Nephrol 12:62. 2011
    ..Previous study indicated a high prevalence of ocular fundus pathology among patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), while the relationship between them has never been explored in a Chinese Population...
  15. doi request reprint Improvement of awareness, treatment and control of hypertension among chronic kidney disease patients in China from 1999 to 2005
    Yu Wang
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Institute of Nephrology, Peking University, Beijing, China
    Hypertens Res 32:444-9. 2009
    ..Improvement of awareness and general control of hypertension were demonstrated. Education of both physicians and patients regarding optimal BP control should be reinforced in the future...
  16. ncbi request reprint Association between carotid artery intima-media thickness and early-stage CKD in a Chinese population
    Luxia Zhang
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Peking University First Hospital, Beijing, China
    Am J Kidney Dis 49:786-92. 2007
    ..Increased carotid artery intima-media thickness (IMT) predicts future vascular events in the general population. However, the relationship between IMT and chronic kidney disease (CKD) seldom was tested in subjects with early-stage CKD...