NDT-EDUCATIONAL

Editorial issue 310

The 5 papers of this 310th issue of NDT-E were recently published in NDT or CKJ.
Let us start with the NDT papers. N. Huang et al publish on "Aortic stiffness and change in glomerular filtration rate and albuminuria in older people.". Next VM Brandenburg et  report that "Lack of evidence does not justify neglect: how can we address unmet medical needs in calciphylaxis?". Then, X Tian and S. Ishibe review "Targeting the podocyte cytoskeleton: from pathogenesis to therapy in proteinuric kidney disease.". And finally, together with TB Drueke, I review  "β2 microglobulin amyloidosis: an update 30 years later.".
The CKJ paper by S. Elitok et al. revisits "Kaliopenic nephropathy".

CME lectures   
The CME lectures of this issue are related to a currently  moving field in glomerulonephritis: the use of B cell targeting.  Dr Piero Ruggennenti (Bergamo, Italy) first deals with "B cell targeting in membranous nephropathy.".
And Dr Annette Bruchfeld (Stockholm, Sweden) reviews "B cell targeting in minimal change disease and FSGS.".

Enjoy NDT-Educational


Prof. Michel Jadoul
Editor-in-Chief NDT-Educational