Biography

Mariano Rodriguez Portillo, M.D., Ph.D.
Córdoba, Spain

Mariano Rodríguez

Presently is Professor of Medicine at the Hospital Universitario Reina Sofia, Córdoba, Spain. Graduated from Seville Medical School, performed training in Internal Medicine and Nephrology in Oklahoma Health Science Center. Then he moved to UCLA as Assistant professor and Staff in Nephrology al West LA Medical Center.
Major research interest is parathyroid hyperplasia in uremic patients, regulation of parathyroid cell receptors, role of phosphate in secondary hyperparathyroidism abnormalities in calcium metabolism including regulation of FGF23 and the genesis and management of vascular calcifications. Member of Scientific Committees and Reviewer for large number Nephrology and Endocrinology Journals. Chief Editor of the Journal “Nefrologia”. 260 manuscripts published in the field.