Assessment of the autophagy biomarker level in Diabetic Kidney Disease Patients

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Ashraf Hassan Abdelmobdy, Saeed Abdelwahab Saeed, Khaled Magdy Mohamed, Marwa Shaban Abd El Samea, Nahed Moawad Ibrahim Rakha


Diabetic kidney disease, Beclin- 1, Autophagy biomarker


The most frequent long-term consequence of diabetes mellitus is diabetic nephropathy (DN), which is also one of the main causes of end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Recent research indicates that impaired autophagy has a role in the development and course of diabetic kidney disease. So, we aimed in this study to assess the autophagy biomarker Beclin-1 level in diabetic kidney disease patients

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