Journal of medical biochemistry, vol.40, no.2, pp.160-166, 2021 (SCI-Expanded)
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Journal of medical biochemistry
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Background: Klotho is a protein that acts as a co-receptor for FGF23. FGF23-Klotho axis has great importance regarding the regulation of mineral metabolism by kidneys. In this study, we analysed FGF23, Klotho, 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D3, 25-hydroxyvitamin D, parathormone, Calcium and Phosphate levels of haemodialysis patients in order to investigate the nature of the mineral metabolism disruption in chronic kidney diseases.