The role of ALP as predictor of CV events and vascular calcification in CKD
Alkaline phosphatase (ALP) is a potential novel treatment target for CVD in CKD. Dr. Haarhaus discusses ALP-related mechanisms of increased CV risk and beneficial effects of the BET inhibitor apabetalone.
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- What is alkaline phosphatase and where can it be found? 1:08
- ALP-related mechanisms of increased CV 2:38
- Reduced ALP-related CV risk with apabetalone 8:44
This lecture by dr. Mathias Haarhaus, was part of an accredited symposium "Vascular calcification in kidney disease: Epigenetics as a novel approach?" held during ERA-EDTA 2019 in Budapest, Hungary.
Dr. Mathias Haarhaus, MD, Consultant Nephrologist at the Department of Nephrology, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
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Funding for this educational program was provided by an unrestricted educational grant from Resverlogix.