International Society for the Development of Research on Magnesium

Scientific Committee


Prof. Federica I. Wolf

Rome (Italy)

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Past Presidents

Dr. Jean Durlach

Paris (France)


Dr. André Mazur

Clermont-Ferrand (France)

Dr. Yves Rayssiguier

Clermont-Ferrand (France)

Society Board

Andrea Fleig

Honolulu (USA)

Thomas Gudermann

Munich (Germany)

Michael Lenardo

Bethesda (USA)

André Mazur

Clermont-Ferrand (France)


Edmond Rock

Clermont-Ferrand (France)


ARCHIVES | Selected Magnesium Literature


2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015

TRPM7 promotes the metastatic process in human nasopharyngeal carcinoma.

Chen JP, Wang J, Luan Y, et al. (Cancer Lett. 2015 Jan 28;356(2 Pt B):483-90)


Magnesium in Man: Implications for Health and Disease.

de Baaij JH, Hoenderop JG, Bindels RJ. (Physiol Rev. 2015 Jan;95(1):1-46)


The claudin-16 channel gene is transcriptionally inhibited by 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin.

D. Kladnitsky O, Rozenfeld J, Azulay-Debby H, et al. (Exp Physiol. 2015 Jan 1;100(1):79-94)


Antidepressant-like activity of magnesium in the olfactory bulbectomy model is associated with the AMPA/BDNF pathway.

Pochwat B, Sowa-Kucma M, Kotarska K, et al. (Psychopharmacology (Berl). 2015 Jan;232(2):355-67)


Angiotensin II prevents calcification in vascular smooth muscle cells by enhancing magnesium influx.

Herencia C, Rodríguez-Ortiz ME, Muñoz-Castañeda JR, et al. (Eur J Clin Invest. 2015 Aug 13. doi: 10.1111/eci.12517)


By suppressing the expression of anterior pharynx-defective-1a and -1ß and inhibiting the aggregation of ß-amyloid protein, magnesium ions inhibit the cognitive decline of amyloid precursor protein/presenilin 1 transgenic mice.

Yu X, Guan PP, Guo JW, et al. (FASEB J. 2015 Aug 20. pii: fj.15-275578)


Intracellular magnesium level determines cell viability in the MPP+ model of Parkinson's disease.

Shindo Y, Yamanaka R, Suzuki K, Hotta K, Oka K. (Biochim Biophys Acta. 2015 Aug 25. pii: S0167-4889(15)00282-7. doi: 10.1016/j.bbamcr.2015.08.013)


Serum Magnesium and Mortality in Hemodialysis Patients in the United States: A Cohort Study.

Lacson E Jr, Wang W, Ma L, Passlick-Deetjen J. (Am J Kidney Dis. 2015 Jul 16. pii: S0272-6386(15)00921-X. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2015.06.014)


Hypomagnesemia and Mortality in Incident Hemodialysis Patients.

Li L, Streja E, Rhee CM, et al. (Am J Kidney Dis. 2015 Jul 13. pii: S0272-6386(15)00861-6. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2015.05.024)


The Different Roles of The Channel-Kinases TRPM6 and TRPM7.

Cabezas-Bratesco D, Brauchi S, Gonzalez-Teuber V, et al. (Curr Med Chem. 2015;22(25):2943-53)


Intakes of magnesium, potassium, and calcium and the risk of stroke among men.

Adebamowo SN, Spiegelman D, Flint AJ , Willett WC1, Rexrode KM. (Int J Stroke. 2015 Jun 4. doi: 10.1111/ijs.12516)


Genetic loci for serum magnesium among African-Americans and gene-environment interaction at MUC1 and TRPM6 in European-Americans: the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study.

Tin A, Köttgen A, Folsom AR, et al. (BMC Genet. 2015 May 29;16:56. doi: 10.1186/s12863-015-0219-7)


Magnesium modifies the association between serum phosphate and the risk of progression to end-stage kidney disease in patients with non-diabetic chronic kidney disease.

Sakaguchi Y, Iwatani H, Hamano T, et al. (Kidney Int. 2015 Jun 10. doi: 10.1038/ki.2015.165)


Association of Magnesium Intake with High Blood Pressure in Korean Adults: Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2007-2009.

Choi MK, Bae YJ. (PLoS One. 2015 Jun 15;10(6): e0130405. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0130405. eCollection 2015)


Low Magnesium Levels and FGF-23 Dysregulation Predict Mitral Valve Calcification as well as Intima Media Thickness in Predialysis Diabetic Patients.

Silva AP, Gundlach K, Büchel J (Int J Endocrinol. 2015;2015:308190. doi: 10.1155/2015/308190)


Low plasma magnesium and risk of developing chronic kidney disease: results from the PREVEND Study.

Joosten MM, Gansevoort RT, Bakker SJ; PREVEND Study Group. (Kidney Int. 2015 Jun;87(6):1262-3. doi: 10.1038/ki.2015.33)


Evaluation of serum magnesium, lipid profile and various biochemical parameters as risk factors of cardiovascular diseases in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Chavan VU, Ramavataram D, Patel PA, Rupani MP. (J Clin Diagn Res. 2015 Apr;9(4):BC01-5. doi: 10.7860/JCDR/2015/12206.5740)


Magnesium supplementation affects metabolic status and pregnancy outcomes in gestational diabetes: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.

Asemi Z, Karamali M, Jamilian M, et al. (Am J Clin Nutr. 2015 Jul;102(1):222-9. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.114.098616)


Magnesium and disturbances in carbohydrate metabolism.

Mooren FC. (Diabetes Obes Metab. 2015 Sep;17(9):813-23. doi: 10.1111/dom.12492)


Magnesium and cardiovascular complications of chronic kidney disease.

Massy ZA, Drüeke TB. (Nat Rev Nephrol. 2015 Jul;11(7):432-42. doi: 10.1038/nrneph.2015.74)


Improvement of migraine symptoms with a proprietary supplement containing riboflavin, magnesium and Q10: a randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind, multicenter trial.

Gaul C, Diener HC, Danesch U; Migravent® Study Group. (J Headache Pain. 2015 Dec;16:516. doi: 10.1186/s10194-015-0516-6)


Ion channels in innate and adaptive immunity.

Feske S, Wulff H, Skolnik EY. (Annu Rev Immunol. 2015;33:291-353. doi: 10.1146/annurev-immunol-032414-112212)


Magnesium-binding architectures in RNA crystal structures: validation, binding preferences, classification and motif detection.

Zheng H, Shabalin IG, Handing KB, Bujnicki JM, Minor W. (Nucleic Acids Res. 2015 Apr 20;43(7):3789-801. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkv225)


Dietary magnesium deficiency affects gut microbiota and anxiety-like behaviour in C57BL/6N mice.

Pyndt Jørgensen B, Winther G, Kihl P, Nielsen DS, Wegener G, Hansen AK1, Sørensen DB. (Acta Neuropsychiatr. 2015 Mar 16:1-5)


Deep sea minerals prolong life span of streptozotocin-induced diabetic rats by compensatory augmentation of the IGF-I-survival signaling and inhibition of apoptosis.

Liao HE, Shibu MA, Kuo WW, et al. (Environ Toxicol. 2015 Mar 2. doi: 10.1002/tox.22086)


Genetic variations in magnesium-related ion channels may affect diabetes risk among African American and Hispanic American women.

Chan KH, Chacko SA, Song Y, et al. (J Nutr. 2015 Mar;145(3):418-24. doi: 10.3945/jn.114.203489)


Prehospital use of magnesium sulfate as neuroprotection in acute stroke.

Saver JL, Starkman S, Eckstein M, et al., FAST-MAG Investigators and Coordinators. (N Engl J Med. 2015 Feb 5;372(6):528-36. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1408827)


Prevalence of Prehypertension in Mexico and Its Association With Hypomagnesemia.

Rodríguez-Ramírez M, Simental-Mendía LE, González-Ortiz M (Am J Hypertens. 2015 Aug;28(8):1024-30. doi: 10.1093/ajh/hpu293)


Characterisation of calcium phosphate crystals on calcified human aortic vascular smooth muscle cells and potential role of magnesium.

Louvet L, Bazin D, Büchel J, et al. (PLoS One. 2015 Jan 21;10(1):e0115342. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0115342. eCollection 2015)


The natural therapeutic magnesium lithospermate B potently provides neuroprotective effects on cerebral ischemia/reperfusion injury in rats.

Cao ZQ, Quan W, Hou SX, et al. (J Ethnopharmacol. 2015 Mar 13;162:191-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jep.2014.12.048)


Retrospective cohort study of familial hypomagnesaemia with hypercalciuria and nephrocalcinosis due to CLDN16 mutations.

Sikora P, Zaniew M, Haisch L, et al. (Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2015 Apr;30(4):636-44. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfu374)


Magnesium in CKD: more than a calcification inhibitor?

Floege J. (J Nephrol. 2015 Jun;28(3):269-77. doi: 10.1007/s40620-014-0140-6)


The protein tyrosine phosphatase PRL-2 interacts with the magnesium transporter CNNM3 to promote oncogenesis.

Hardy S, Uetani N, Wong N, et al. (Oncogene. (2015) 34, 986–995; doi:10.1038/onc.2014.33)


A case of XMEN syndrome presented with severe auto-immune disorders mimicking autoimmune lymphoproliferative disease.

Patiroglu T, Haluk Akar H, Gilmour K, et al. (Clin Immunol. 2015 Jul;159(1):58-62)


Segmental transport of Ca2+ and Mg2+ along the gastrointestinal tract.

Lameris AL, Nevalainen PI, Reijnen D, Simons E1, Eygensteyn J4, Monnens L1, Bindels RJ (Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2015 Feb 1;308(3):G206-16. doi: 10.1152/ajpgi.00093.2014)