Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 Dynamic signature of lymphangiogenesis during acute kidney injury and chronic kidney disease 2019
2019 Ferritin in kidney and vascular related diseases: Novel roles for an old player 2019
2019 Potential role of H-Ferritin in mitigating valvular mineralization 2019
2019 Ferritin light chain confers protection against sepsis-induced inflammation and organ injury 2019
2019 Hydrogen sulfide inhibits calcification of heart valves; implications for calcific aortic valve disease 2019
2019 Renal control of disease tolerance to malaria 2019
2017 Heme Oxygenase 1 as a Therapeutic Target in Acute Kidney Injury 2017
2016 Heme oxygenases in cardiovascular health and disease 2016
2016 Proximal tubule-targeted heme oxygenase-1 in cisplatin-induced acute kidney injury 2016
2016 Hemodiafiltration and hemodialysis differently affect P wave duration and dispersion on the surface electrocardiogram 2016
2016 Pharmacological induction of ferritin prevents osteoblastic transformation of smooth muscle cells 2016
2015 Macrophage and epithelial cell H-ferritin expression regulates renal inflammation 2015
2014 Hemodiafiltration beneficially affects QT interval duration and dispersion compared to hemodialysis 2014
2014 Erratum to: Hemodiafiltration beneficially affects QT interval duration and dispersion compared to hemodialysis [Clinical and Experimental Nephrology, DOI 10.1007/s10157-014-0950-9] 2014
2013 Proximal tubule h-ferritin mediates iron trafficking in acute kidney injury 2013
2013 Mitochondria-targeted heme oxygenase-1 decreases oxidative stress in renal epithelial cells 2013
2013 C-reactive protein exacerbates renal ischemia-reperfusion injury 2013
2013 Hemodialysis and hemodiafiltration differently modulate left ventricular diastolic function 2013
2012 Superoxide in AVF dysfunction: A new target for intervention 2012
2012 A reproducible mouse model of chronic allograft nephropathy with vasculopathy 2012
2012 Endothelial nitric oxide synthase inhibits the development of autoimmune-mediated vasculitis in mice 2012
2012 In vivo regulation of the heme oxygenase-1 gene in humanized transgenic mice 2012
2012 Heme Oxygenase-1 as a Target for TGF-β in Kidney Disease 2012
2012 Enabling Innovative Translational Research in Acute Kidney Injury 2012
2011 Hydrogen sulfide inhibits the calcification and osteoblastic differentiation of vascular smooth muscle cells 2011
2011 Identification of a microRNA signature in renal fibrosis: Role of miR-21 2011
2011 Sepsis and acute kidney injury 2011
2011 ATP as a death factor: Purinergic signaling in renal epithelial-fibroblast cross talk 2011
2011 Paracrine effects of mesenchymal stem cells in cisplatin-induced renal injury require heme oxygenase-1 2011
2010 Ferritin ferroxidase activity: A potent inhibitor of osteogenesis 2010
2009 Ferritin prevents calcification and osteoblastic differentiation of vascular smooth muscle cells 2009
2009 Supression of hemin-mediated oxidation of low-density lipoprotein and subsequent endothelial reactions by hydrogen sulfide (H2S) 2009


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2012 Ferritin/ferroxidase activity: A potent inhibitor of vascular calcification, osteoblastic transdifferentiation of vascular smooth muscle cells and osteoblast activity.  83-100. 2012

Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Residency
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Full Name

  • Abolfazl Zarjou