Niels Søndergaard Heinrich

PhD student,Clinical assistant, MD
Complications Research

Research area

  • Biomarkers of diabetic complications
    To assess whether certain biomarkers in the blood predict complications in persons with diabetes related to the kidney, cardiovascular system and mortality 

  • Kidney fat in diabetic kidney disease
    To assess the fat content in the kidneys in relation to type 2 diabetes and whether this could be a new treatment target

Current research

The ZIRCUS-study i cooperation with the medical department (Nefrology) at the University Hospital Zealand and 3 nefrology departments in Sweden
Purpose: To assess whether treatment of high potassium with Lokelma in persons with type 2 diabetes reduces protein in the urine.

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