Boffins Identify Gene That can Protect Humans from Nephronopthisis
Researchers from the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) and the University of Michigan have identified a gene that can protect humans from nephronopthisis
(NPHP), a serious kidney disease .
NPHP is a disease that causes kidney degeneration during childhood and kidney failure requ...
New Therapies for Kidney Diseases
...ne that protects us against a serious kidney disease
In the current online issue of Nature Genetics they report that mutations in the gene cause nephronopthisis
(NPHP) in humans and mice. NPHP is a disease marked by kidney degeneration during childhood that leads to kidney failure requiring organ transplantati...