Multicentre prospective validation of a urinary peptidome-based classifier for the diagnosis of type 2 diabetic nephropathy

Siwy, J. et al. (2014) Multicentre prospective validation of a urinary peptidome-based classifier for the diagnosis of type 2 diabetic nephropathy. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation, 29(8), pp. 1563-1570. (doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfu039)

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Background: Diabetic nephropathy (DN) is one of the major late complications of diabetes. Treatment aimed at slowing down the progression of DN is available but methods for early and definitive detection of DN progression are currently lacking. The ‘Proteomic prediction and Renin angiotensin aldosterone system Inhibition prevention Of early diabetic nephRopathy In TYpe 2 diabetic patients with normoalbuminuria trial’ (PRIORITY) aims to evaluate the early detection of DN in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) using a urinary proteome-based classifier (CKD273).<p></p> Methods: In this ancillary study of the recently initiated PRIORITY trial we aimed to validate for the first time the CKD273 classifier in a multicentre (9 different institutions providing samples from 165 T2D patients) prospective setting. In addition we also investigated the influence of sample containers, age and gender on the CKD273 classifier.<p></p> Results: We observed a high consistency of the CKD273 classification scores across the different centres with areas under the curves ranging from 0.95 to 1.00. The classifier was independent of age (range tested 16–89 years) and gender. Furthermore, the use of different urine storage containers did not affect the classification scores. Analysis of the distribution of the individual peptides of the classifier over the nine different centres showed that fragments of blood-derived and extracellular matrix proteins were the most consistently found.<p></p> Conclusion: We provide for the first time validation of this urinary proteome-based classifier in a multicentre prospective setting and show the suitability of the CKD273 classifier to be used in the PRIORITY trial.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Mullen, Dr Bill and Delles, Professor Christian and Petrie, Professor John and Mischak, Professor Harald
Authors: Siwy, J., Schanstra, J. P., Argiles, A., Bakker, S. J.L., Beige, J., Boucek, P., Brand, K., Delles, C., Duranton, F., Fernandez-Fernandez, B., Jankowski, M.-L., Al Khatib, M., Kunt, T., Lajer, M., Lichtinghagen, R., Lindhardt, M., Maahs, D. M., Mischak, H., Mullen, W., Navis, G., Noutsou, M., Ortiz, A., Persson, F., Petrie, J. R., Roob, J. M., Rossing, P., Ruggenenti, P., Rychlik, I., Serra, A. L., Snell-Bergeon, J., Spasovski, G., Stojceva-Taneva, O., Trillini, M., von der Leyen, H., Winklhofer-Roob, B. M., Zurbig, P., and Jankowski, J.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Cardiovascular & Metabolic Health
Journal Name:Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation
Publisher:Oxford University Press
ISSN (Online):1460-2385

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