Osteopontin expression in biopsies of calciphylaxis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Calciphylaxis
  • Osteopontin
  • Skin

abstract

  • Calciphylaxis represents a unique calcific thrombogenic vasculopathy, not limited to renal failure. Ectopic osteopontin expression may define a critical and initial event in the calciphylaxis pathogenesis. Therapeutic agents designed to reduce osteopontin expression may be of value in its treatment.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1684/ejd.2014.2448

PubMed ID

  • 25847841

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 20

end page

  • 5

volume

  • 25

number

  • 1