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Kidney Week

Translational Session

Calciprotein Particles and Calcification Propensity in CKD-MBD

November 05, 2022 | 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: W414, Orange County Convention Center, West Building

Session Description

This session summarizes current knowledge of calciprotein biology and calcification propensity testing in health and disease.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Define calciprotein biology and isolation procedures
  • Describe the mechanisms driving calciprotein formation and clearance
  • Summarize the pathologic effects of calciproteins in various organ systems
  • Discuss the regulation and utility of calcification propensity testing in clinical medicine

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Bones, Stones, and Mineral Metabolism
  • Hypertension and Cardiorenal Disorders

Moderators

  • Cecilia M. Giachelli, PhD
  • Anna Jovanovich, MD

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