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2007) examined CsA on the viability of cultured proximal tubular epithelial cells by measuring cell death by apopotosis or necrosis.
High glucose (HG) stimulated cultured human renal proximal tubular epithelial cells (HK-2) analyzed CTGF expression by Western blotting and investigated whether extracellular signal-regulated kinase (ERK) signaling pathway was involved.
Oxalate exposure induces apoptosis in renal proximal tubular epithelial cells (LLCPK1 and HK-2 cells) in culture.
Transthyretin and cystatin C are catabolized in proximal tubular epithelial cells and the proteins are not useful as markers for renal cell carcinomas.