of Semmelweis University
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Background: Post-transcriptional gene expression regulation offers new therapeutic approaches enabling fine-tuning of complex biologic processes. Renal ischemia is a common complication at the Intensive Care Units following surgery or circulatory shock, is an important pathogenic factor in renal transplantation and often involved in X-ray-contrast induced acute kidney injury. Thus, ischemia induced chronic renal damage is in the focus of interest in nephrology, presently.