|Pyruvate kinase M2 activation may protect against the progression of diabetic glomerular pathology and mitochondrial dysfunction|
W Qi, HA Keenan, Q Li, A Ishikado, A Kannt, T Sadowski, MA Yorek, ...
Nature medicine 23 (6), 753-762, 2017
|Intermittent high glucose enhances cell growth and collagen synthesis in cultured human tubulointerstitial cells|
SC Jones, HJ Saunders, W Qi, CA Pollock
Diabetologia 42 (9), 1113-1119, 1999
|Integrated actions of transforming growth factor-β1 and connective tissue growth factor in renal fibrosis|
W Qi, S Twigg, X Chen, TS Polhill, P Poronnik, RE Gilbert, CA Pollock
American Journal of Physiology-Renal Physiology 288 (4), F800-F809, 2005
|The renal cortical fibroblast in renal tubulointerstitial fibrosis|
W Qi, X Chen, P Poronnik, CA Pollock
The international journal of biochemistry & cell biology 38 (1), 1-5, 2006
|Transforming growth factor-β/connective tissue growth factor axis in the kidney|
W Qi, X Chen, P Poronnik, CA Pollock
The international journal of biochemistry & cell biology 40 (1), 9-13, 2008
|Expression, localization, and function of the thioredoxin system in diabetic nephropathy|
A Advani, RE Gilbert, K Thai, RM Gow, RG Langham, AJ Cox, ...
Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 20 (4), 730-741, 2009
|TGF-β1 induces IL-8 and MCP-1 through a connective tissue growth factor-independent pathway|
W Qi, X Chen, TS Polhill, S Sumual, S Twigg, RE Gilbert, CA Pollock
American Journal of Physiology-Renal Physiology 290 (3), F703-F709, 2006
|Role of Kruppel-like factor 6 in transforming growth factor-β1-induced epithelial-mesenchymal transition of proximal tubule cells|
J Holian, W Qi, DJ Kelly, Y Zhang, E Mreich, CA Pollock, XM Chen
American Journal of Physiology-Renal Physiology 295 (5), F1388-F1396, 2008
|Intervention with tranilast attenuates renal pathology and albuminuria in advanced experimental diabetic nephropathy|
S Mifsud, DJ Kelly, W Qi, Y Zhang, CA Pollock, JL Wilkinson-Berka, ...
Nephron physiology 95 (4), p83-p91, 2003
|High glucose-induced thioredoxin-interacting protein in renal proximal tubule cells is independent of transforming growth factor-β1|
W Qi, X Chen, RE Gilbert, Y Zhang, M Waltham, M Schache, DJ Kelly, ...
The American journal of pathology 171 (3), 744-754, 2007
|Induction of vascular insulin resistance and endothelin-1 expression and acceleration of atherosclerosis by the overexpression of protein kinase C-β isoform in the endothelium|
Q Li, K Park, C Li, C Rask-Madsen, A Mima, W Qi, K Mizutani, P Huang, ...
Circulation research 113 (4), 418-427, 2013
|Transforming growth factor-β1 differentially mediates fibronectin and inflammatory cytokine expression in kidney tubular cells|
W Qi, X Chen, J Holian, E Mreich, S Twigg, RE Gilbert, CA Pollock
American Journal of Physiology-Renal Physiology 291 (5), F1070-F1077, 2006
|Tranilast attenuates connective tissue growth factor-induced extracellular matrix accumulation in renal cells|
W Qi, X Chen, S Twigg, TS Polhill, RE Gilbert, CA Pollock
Kidney international 69 (6), 989-995, 2006
|CTGF and chronic kidney fibrosis|
XM Chen, W Qi, CA Pollock
Front Biosci (Schol Ed) 1 (1), 132-141, 2009
|Glomerular VEGF resistance induced by PKCδ/SHP‐1 activation and contribution to diabetic nephropathy|
A Mima, M Kitada, P Geraldes, Q Li, M Matsumoto, K Mizutani, W Qi, C Li, ...
The FASEB Journal 26 (7), 2963-2974, 2012
|Transcription factors Krüppel-like factor 6 and peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor-γ mediate high glucose-induced thioredoxin-interacting protein|
W Qi, X Chen, J Holian, CYR Tan, DJ Kelly, CA Pollock
The American journal of pathology 175 (5), 1858-1867, 2009
|PKCδ inhibition normalizes the wound-healing capacity of diabetic human fibroblasts|
M Khamaisi, S Katagiri, H Keenan, K Park, Y Maeda, Q Li, W Qi, ...
The Journal of clinical investigation 126 (3), 837-853, 2016
|Tranilast attenuates the up-regulation of thioredoxin-interacting protein and oxidative stress in an experimental model of diabetic nephropathy|
SM Tan, Y Zhang, AJ Cox, DJ Kelly, W Qi
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation 26 (1), 100-110, 2011
|Retinal not systemic oxidative and inflammatory stress correlated with VEGF expression in rodent models of insulin resistance and diabetes|
A Mima, W Qi, J Hiraoka-Yamomoto, K Park, M Matsumoto, M Kitada, Q Li, ...
Investigative ophthalmology & visual science 53 (13), 8424-8432, 2012
|High glucose induces macrophage inflammatory protein-3α in renal proximal tubule cells via a transforming growth factor-β1 dependent mechanism|
W Qi, X Chen, Y Zhang, J Holian, E Mreich, RE Gilbert, DJ Kelly, ...
Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation 22 (11), 3147-3153, 2007