Potential new targets for treating kidney disease

23 julio 2015

Proteins in the Wnt signaling pathway help drive kidney scarring that can lead to chronic kidney disease, researchers report. When investigators examined the complex process of scarring, or fibrosis, in failing kidneys, they discovered that proteins in the Wnt signaling pathway play a critical role in the crosstalk between cells as scarring occurs.img src=»http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/sciencedaily/~4/SCbZoWx7CSA» height=»1″ width=»1″ alt=»»/