Sclerostin - a potential new marker of exercise influence on vascular calcification and mineral and bone disorder in hemodialysed adults

Agnieszka Turon-Skrzypinska, Grazyna Dutkiewicz, Malgorzata Marchelek-Myśliwiec, Aleksandra Ryl, Artur Uzdzicki, Tomasz Przybylski, Iwona Rotter



Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) is defined as abnormalities of kidney structure or function, present for >3 months, with implications for health. Amongst CKD complications the most fatal is cardiovascular disease, which together with Chronic Kidney Disease Mineral and Bone Disorder (CKD-MBD) share a possible origin in Wnt signaling pathway disturbances. Sclerostin, a potent Wnt signaling inhibitor may possibly be used as a potential new marker of exercise influence on vascular calcification and mineral and bone disorder in hemodialysed adults.


sclerostin; Chronic Kidney Disease Mineral and Bone Disorder; exercise

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