Education

Medical School Nanjing University - China (1982), Medicine
Graduate School Nanjing University - China (1988), Pediatric Nephrology
Graduate School University of Paris - France (1999), Physiology

Research Interest

  • Mineral metabolism (Klotho, FGF23, and phosphate)
  • Renal physiology
  • Role of aberrant Klotho and FGF23 axis in acute kidney injury
  • Role of aberrant of Klotho and FGF23 axis in chronic kidney disease

Publications

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Klotho and chronic kidney disease.

Hu MC, Kuro-O M, Moe OW. Contrib Nephrol. 2013 180 47-63.

The erythropoietin receptor is a downstream effector of Klotho-induced cytoprotection.

Hu MC, Shi M, Cho HJ, Zhang J, Pavlenco A, Liu S, Sidhu S, Huang LJ, Moe OW. 2013 doi: 10.1038/ki.2013.149. [Epub ahead of print]

Renal and extrarenal actions of Klotho.

Hu MC, Kuro-o M, Moe OW. Semin Nephrol. 2013 2 33 118-129