Restoration of Renal Function in Diabetes Mellitus: Is It Plausible ?

Prasit Futrakul 1and Narisa Futrakul 21 Fellow of the Royal Institute, Academy of Science2 Department of Physiology, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Bangkok Abstract The present therapeutic strategy fails to improve renal function in diabetes mellitus, which commonly leads to end-stage renal failure. It is noted that treatment is generally initiated at a late stage due […]



A New Therapeutic Paradigm for Chronic Kidney Disease

Professor Prasit Futrakul, MD. Professor.1 Dr. Narisa Futrakul, MD, Ph.D.2 1Fellow of The Royal Institute, Academy of Science.2Department of Physiology, King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital, Bangkok. Abstract  Chronic kidney disease is underrecognized worldwide. This is mainly due to the lack of sensitivity of present diagnostic markers in common medical practice, such as serum creatinine, and microalbuminuria which […]