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Date:11/26/2012

Ishibe and Pietro De Camilli at Yale University identified a protein network in podocytes that is responsible for maintaining the structural integrity of the slit diaphragms. By engineering mice that lack components of this protein network, Ishibe, Camilli, and colleagues found that they could block the formation of the slit diaphragms in the kidney. Interestingly, they found that this protein network is highly similar to the networks that mediate the development of neuronal synapses. In a companion commentary, Rosemary Sampogna and Qais Al-Awqati of Columbia University discuss how these findings alter our understanding of how slit diaphragms function in the ever-changing environment of the kidney.

TITLE:
Role of dynamin, synaptojanin and endophilin in podocyte foot processes

AUTHOR CONTACT:
Shuta Ishibe
Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
Phone: 203-737-4170; E-mail: shuta.ishibe@yale.edu

View this article at: http://www.jci.org/articles/view/65289?key=b558c1e93de5879b6116

ACCOMPANYING COMMENTARY

TITLE:
Taking a bite: endocytosis in the maintenance of the slit diaphragm

AUTHOR CONTACT:
Qais Al-Awqati
Dept. Of Medicine & Physiology, New York, NY, USA
Phone: 212-305-3512; Fax: 212-305-3475; E-mail: qa1@columbia.edu

View this article at: http://www.jci.org/articles/view/65785?key=28148c95a955cf51dfc9


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