The elusive podocyte crossmatch for recurrent focal segmental glomerulosclerosis

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Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis is a glomerular disorder with a high rate of recurrence. Although kidney biopsies remain the gold standard to diagnose recurrent focal segmental glomerulosclerosis, non-invasive prognostic assays could facilitate preventive treatments and offer insight into disease pathogenicity and heterogeneity. Srivastava et al. describe a simple, cell-based assay to predict recurrence of focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. Although the study needs to be optimized and validated, its novelty is that it does not depend on the specificity of a given permeability factor.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)498-500
Number of pages3
JournalKidney international
Issue number3
StatePublished - Mar 2019

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology


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