Research Topics

Genomes and Genes


Ravi Nistala


Affiliation: University of Missouri
Country: USA


  1. Nistala R, Whaley Connell A, Sowers J. Redox control of renal function and hypertension. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2008;10:2047-89 pubmed publisher
    ..The imbalance of redox homeostasis within the kidney is integral in hypertension and the progression of kidney disease. An emerging paradigm exists for renal redox contribution to hypertension. ..
  2. Aroor A, Zuberek M, Duta C, Meuth A, Sowers J, Whaley Connell A, et al. Angiotensin II Stimulation of DPP4 Activity Regulates Megalin in the Proximal Tubules. Int J Mol Sci. 2016;17: pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, our study reveals a cross talk between AT?R signaling and DPP4 activation in the regulation of megalin and underscores the significance of targeting DPP4 in the prevention of obesity related kidney injury progression. ..
  3. Nistala R, Meuth A, Smith C, Annayya A. Reliable and High Efficiency Extraction of Kidney Immune Cells. J Vis Exp. 2016;: pubmed publisher
    ..We further demonstrate an example of subset analysis of immune cells in the kidney. Importantly, this technique can be adapted to other soft and non-fibrous tissues such as the liver and brain. ..
  4. Nistala R, Savin V. Diabetes, hypertension, and chronic kidney disease progression: role of DPP4. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2017;312:F661-F670 pubmed publisher
    ..Herein, we present our perspectives for the ongoing interest in the role of DPP4 in the kidney. ..