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Klotho Deficiency

Anti-Aging Hormone Klotho May Prevent Complications In Chronic Kidney Disease

Low levels of the anti-aging hormone Klotho may serve as an early warning sign of the presence of kidney disease and its deadly cardiovascular complications, according to findings by UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers.

Using mice, investigators found that soft-tissue calcification, a common and serious side effect of chronic kidney disease (CKD), improves when… Anti-Aging Hormone Klotho May Prevent Complications In Chronic Kidney Disease   



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