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Huber W (2012) J CLI 36:10-12

Sepsis frequently results in acute kidney injury (AKI). Although AKI markedly contributes to mortality in sepsis, its diagnosis is frequently delayed due to limitations of current biomarkers of renal impairment. Neutrophil-gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) has been demonstrated to be a biomarker of early AKI.

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http://www.cli-online.com/featured-articles/early-detection-of-acute-kidney-injury-in-sepsis-how-about-ngal/index.html
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Devarajan D (2010) Nephrol (Carlton) 15:419-28

Acute kidney injury (AKI) is a common and serious condition, the diagnosis of which currently depends on functional markers such as serum creatinine measurements. Unfortunately, creatinine is a delayed and unreliable indicator of AKI...

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20609093
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Moore E (2010) Minerva Anestesiol 76:425-40

Acute kidney injury (AKI) is common after major surgery and reportedly occurs in approximately 36% of ICU patients (RIFLE Risk/Injury/ Failure categories)...

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20473256
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Bolignano D (2008) Am J Kidney Dis 52:595-605

Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (NGAL) is a protein belonging to the lipocalin superfamily initially found in activated neutrophils, in accordance with its role as an innate antibacterial factor...

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18725016
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Mori K (2007) Kidney Int 71:967-70

Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (Ngal, 24p3, SIP24, lipocalin 2, or siderocalin) was originally purified from neutrophils, but with unknown function...

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17342180
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