Leighton R James

Professor - Part Time

  • 698 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
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Research Output 1991 2016

  • 698 Citations
  • 17 h-Index
  • 22 Article
  • 1 Comment/debate
  • 1 Review article
1 Citation (Scopus)

Influence of different levels of lipoic acid synthase gene expression on diabetic nephropathy

Xu, L., Hiller, S., Simington, S., Nickeleit, V., Maeda, N., James, L. R. & Yi, X., Oct 2016, In : PloS one. 11, 10, e0163208.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lipoic acid
diabetic nephropathy
Diabetic Nephropathies
Gene expression
Oxidative stress

The bumpy lumpy kidney that dumped protein: Granulomatous glomerular and tubulointerstitial nephritis

Brookins, S. M., Ormenisan, C., Makary, R. F., Monteiro, C. I. & James, L. R., Oct 3 2015, In : Kidney International. 88, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Kidney Glomerulus
Large-Core Needle Biopsy
Interstitial Nephritis
12 Citations (Scopus)

Connective Tissue Growth Factor (CTGF) Expression Modulates Response to High Glucose

James, L. R., Le, C., Doherty, H., Kim, H. S. & Maeda, N., Aug 12 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 8, e70441.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Connective Tissue Growth Factor
connective tissues
growth factors
25 Citations (Scopus)

GLUT1 regulation of the pro-sclerotic mediators of diabetic nephropathy

Heilig, C. W., Deb, D. K., Abdul, A., Riaz, H., James, L. R., Salameh, J. & Nahman, N. S., Apr 12 2013, In : American Journal of Nephrology. 38, 1, p. 39-49 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Diabetic Nephropathies
Glycerol Kinase
Angiotensin II
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A
19 Citations (Scopus)

Reduced expression of lipoic acid synthase accelerates diabetic nephropathy

Yi, X., Xu, L., Hiller, S., Kim, H. S., Nickeleit, V., James, L. R. & Maeda, N., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. 23, 1, p. 103-111 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diabetic Nephropathies
Thioctic Acid
Oxidative Stress
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus