Leighton R James

Professor - Part Time

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

  • 695 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 1 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
Sarcoidosis
Prednisone
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
Glucose
glucose
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
Glucose
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
Mitochondria
Oxidative Stress
Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus