Urology Today.net

Site updated at Thursday, 12 May 2016

Common Urological Problems


Protein offers new clue to cause and treatment for kidney disease

University of Alabama at Birmingham researchers have pinpointed a protein that compromises the kidney’s filtering ability, causing nephrotic syndrome, and demonstrated that a naturally occurring precursor of an acid in the body offers potential for treating some forms of the condition.

The research was published online Dec. 12 in Nature Medicine.

“This is a… Protein offers new clue to cause and treatment for kidney disease   

proceedings of the national academy of sciences1 - cause of incontinence6 - recurrent infections2 - urge incontinence7 - prostate disorders1 - crescenteric glomerulonephritis1 - intraluminal pressure1 - posterior triangle1 - vitamin d1 - cancer therapy1 - oligospermia1 - physicians1 - urethral calculi1 - dstyk1 - coccyx1 - vigorous activity1 - department of urology2 - wilson's disease1 - methylation1 - end-stage kidney failure2 - high blood pressure7 - dysmorphia1 - physician communication1 - urorectal1 - hyperoxaluria4 - diet1 - risk of diabetes1 - abdominal pain2 - congenital defects1 - science translational medicine1 -