Journal article

SDF-1/CXCR4 Signaling Preserves Microvascular Integrity and Renal Function in Chronic Kidney Disease

Li-Hao Chen, Suzanne L Advani, Kerri Thai, M Golam Kabir, Manish M Sood, Ian W Gibson, Darren A Yuen, Kim A Connelly, Philip A Marsden, Darren J Kelly, Richard E Gilbert, Andrew Advani



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Awarded by Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA)

Funding Acknowledgements

These studies were supported by grants from CIHR (grant MOP-97791) and the Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA, OG-3-10-2949-AA) to Dr. Advani. Mr. Chen was supported by a CIHR Frederick Banting and Charles Best Graduate Scholarship and a Banting and Best Diabetes Centre Graduate Studentship. Dr. Advani is a Canadian Diabetes Association Clinician Scientist and this work was supported, in part, by the Canadian Diabetes Association. Dr. Gilbert is a Canada Research Chair in Diabetes Complications. Dr. Yuen is a KRESCENT New Investigator and Canadian Diabetes Association Clinician Scientist. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.