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Internal Medicine - Nephrology

Internal Medicine


Marie-Claude Faugere, MD

Professor of Medicine

University of Kentucky
Albert B. Chandler Medical Center
800 Rose Street, Room MN-564
Lexington, KY  40536-0298

Phone: (859) 323-5049
Fax :  (859) 323-0232

Curriculum Vitae (PDF Link)
Updated: March 2009

Selected Publications: 


Horvath, G.P., Wahle, J.P., Drummond, J.F., Sammon, P.J., Matheney, C.S., Beeman, C.S., Faugere, M.C.: The effect of flurbuprofen and mechanical stress on the sagittal suture of rats in vivo. Submitted to J Periodontal Res.


Sawaya, BP, Butros, R, Naqvi S, Geng Z, Mawad H, Friedler R, Fanti P, Monier-Faugere, MC, Malluche HH: Differences in bone turnover and intact PTH levels between African-American and Caucasian patients with end-stage renal disease. Submitted to Kidney Int.

Coco M, Glicklich D, Faugere MC, Burris L, Bognar I, Durkin P, Tellis V, Greenstein S, Schechner R, Figueroa K, McDonough P, Wang G, Malluche H. Prevention of bone loss in renal transplant recipients: A prospective randomized trial of intravenous pamidronate.  Submitted to Kidney Int.

Langub MC, Monier-Faugere MC, Wang G, Williams JP, Koszewski NJ, Malluche HH. Administration of PTH-(7-84) antagonizes the effects of PTH-(1-84) on Bone in Rats with Moderate Renal Failure.  Endocrinology, in press.

Zhang M, Faugere M, Malluche H, Rosen CJ, Chernausek SV, Clemens TL: Paracrine overexpression of IGFBP-4 in osteoblasts of transgenic mice decreases bone turnover and causes global growth retardation. J Bone Min Res, in press.

Malluche HH, Monier-Faugere MC, Koszewski NJ.  Use and indication of vitamin D analogues in patients with renal bone disease. Nephrol Dial Transplant, 17 Suppl 10:6-9, 2002

Sawaya, P, Monier-Faugere, MC, Ratanapanichkich, P, Butros, R, Wedlund PJ, Fanti, P: Racial differences in parathyroid hormone levels in patients with secondary hyperparathyroidism. Clin. Nephrol, 57, 51-55, 2002

Zhang M, Xuan S, Bouxsein ML, Von Stechow D, Akeno N, Faugere MC, Malluche HH, Zhao G, Rosen CJ, Efstratiadis A, Clemens TL. Osteoblast-specific knockout of the insulin-like growth factor (IGF) receptor gene reveals an essential role of IGF signaling in bone matrix mineralization. J Biol Chem. 277(46):44005-44012, 2002

Zhang M, Faugere MC, Bouxsein ML, Malluche HH, Efstatiadis A, Clemens TL: Conditional mutagenesis of the IGF-1 receptor gene in osteoblasts reveals an essential role of IGF-1 in matrix mineralization. J Clin Invest.

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