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Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease

UCSB Scientists Discover New Drug Target for Kidney Disease

Two discoveries at UC Santa Barbara point to potential new drug therapies for patients with kidney disease. The findings are published in this week’s issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Over 600,000 people in the U.S., and 12 million worldwide, are affected by the inherited kidney disease known as autosomal-dominant… UCSB Scientists Discover New Drug Target for Kidney Disease   



Scientists make strides toward drug therapy for inherited kidney disease

Scientists at UC Santa Barbara have discovered that patients with an inherited kidney disease may be helped by a drug that is currently available for other uses. The findings are published in this week’s issue of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

Over 600,000 people in the U.S., and 12 million worldwide,… Scientists make strides toward drug therapy for inherited kidney disease   



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