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Journal of Diabetes Research
Volume 2018 (2018), Article ID 4728645, 11 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/4728645
Research Article

MicroRNA-22 Promotes Renal Tubulointerstitial Fibrosis by Targeting PTEN and Suppressing Autophagy in Diabetic Nephropathy

1Department of Pathophysiology, Guizhou Medical University, Guiyang, Guizhou 550025, China
2Laboratory of Pathogenesis Research, Drug Prevention and Treatment of Major Diseases, Guizhou Medical University, Guiyang, Guizhou 550025, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Ying Xiao; moc.621@52706002xhxy and Bing Guo; moc.621@sbgniboug

Received 7 September 2017; Revised 3 January 2018; Accepted 14 January 2018; Published 3 April 2018

Academic Editor: Secundino Cigarran

Copyright © 2018 Yingying Zhang et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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