NEFROLOGIA, vol.37, no.6, pp.592-597, 2017 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Chronic kidney disease, Stage, Telomerase, BLOOD MONONUCLEAR-CELLS, CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE, HUMAN T, LENGTH, SENESCENCE, FAILURE, OBESITY
Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated:
Background: Molecular mechanisms of increased cardiovascular mortality in chronic kidney disease (CKD) associated with biological age are not well understood. Recent studies support the hypothesis that common factors responsible for this phenomenon are cellular aging and telomere dysfunction.