Journal article

Ubiquinone (coenzyme Q10) prevents renal mitochondrial dysfunction in an experimental model of type 2 diabetes

Karly C Sourris, Brooke E Harcourt, Peter H Tang, Amy L Morley, Huynh Karina, Sally A Penfold, Melinda T Coughlan, Mark E Cooper, Nguyen Tuong-Vi, Rebecca H Ritchie, Josephine M Forbes

Free Radical Biology and Medicine | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2012


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank Kylie Gilbert and Jade Moselle for their expert care of the animals throughout the study and Maryann Arnstein and Edward Grixti for their technical expertise, within the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute. We also acknowledge the contribution of Dr. Darren Henstridge for his assistance with the citrate synthase protocol. This work was completed with support from the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, the Victorian Government's OIS Program, and the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC). J.M.F. and R.H.R. are recipients of NHMRC Senior Research Fellowships.