Title Animal Study Shows Potential for K2 in Kidney Disease Degree of recognition International Media name/outlet WholeFoods Magazine Media type Web Country/Territory United States Date 15/11/21 Description An experimental animal model of kidney failure has shown that vitamin K2 combined with phosphate binders (PBs) could potentially be a useful therapy for chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients.
The paper was published in Nephrology, Dialysis, Transplantation, co-authored by Professor Leon Schurgers, Professor of Biochemistry of Vascular Calcification and Vice-Chair of Biochemistry at the Cardiovascular Research Institute Maastricht (CARIM), Maastricht University.
Producer/Author Julia Peterman URL https://wholefoodsmagazine.com/suppliers/news-suppliers/animal-study-shows-potential-for-k2-in-kidney-disease/ Persons Leon Schurgers
- CKD patients
- K2 mechanism
- absorption of dietary phosphate
- chronic kidney disease
- diet and PB treatment
- early research
- experimental animal model