Of mice and women: do sex-dependent responses to ischemia-reperfusion injury in rodents have implications for delayed graft function in humans?

Christina M. Wyatt, P. Toby Coates, William B Reeves

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In rodent models, female sex has been shown to be protective against ischemia-reperfusion injury. A recent publication suggests that this sex-dependent response to injury may have clinical implications for delayed graft function after kidney transplantation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)10-13
Number of pages4
JournalKidney International
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1 2016


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology

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