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|Title:||Proteinuria induces tubular cell turnover: A potential mechanism for tubular atrophy.|
|Citation:||KIDNEY INT, 1999, 55 (3), pp. 890-898|
|Abstract:||Proteinuria and tubular atrophy have both been closely linked with progressive renal failure. We hypothesized that apoptosis may be induced by tubular cell exposure to heavy proteinuria, potentially leading to tubular atrophy. Apoptosis was studied in a rat model of "pure" proteinuria, which does not induce renal impairment, namely protein-overload proteinuria.|
|Appears in Collections:||Published Articles, Dept. of Cancer Studies and Molecular Medicine|
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