Helen Vlassara, MD
- PROFESSOR EMERITUS | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
- PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Experimental Diabetes and Aging
- PROFESSOR | Medicine
- Effects of Sevelamer Carbonate on Oxidative Stress in patients with Diabetic Nephopathy
The purpose of this short-term (2-months) study is to determine whether the use of sevelamer carbonate (Renvela©) taken together with meals can reduce the gastrointestinal absorption of Advanced Glycation End-products (AGEs) present in food, and therefore reduce inflammation a...