Published in Gene Therapy Weekly, June 2nd, 1997
In individuals with this inherited kidney disorder, a membrane crucial to the kidney's function steadily degrades, splitting and thinning until the vital organ fails.
The new findings were described in the May 15 issue of the Journal of Clinical Investigation, which features an image from the study on its cover.
The average human kidney faces daunting duty, filtering more than 70 liters of fluid each day through internal structures called glomerular...
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