and transplantation are the only forms of treatment.
PKD comes in two forms. AutosomalDominantPolycysticKidneyDisease (ADPKD) is the most common, affecting 1-in-400 to 1-in-500 adults. Autosomal Recessive Polycystic...
New Drug Target for KidneyDiseaseby
by the inherited kidneydisease known as autosomal-dominantpolycystickidneydisease, or ADPKD. The disease... with kidneydisease. The findings are published in this week’s issue of the Proceedings of the National...
Two-Hit Hypothesis & ADPKDby
One of the really interesting aspects of autosomaldominantpolycystickidneydisease (ADPKD.... Thus, although the disease is inherited in an autosomaldominant fashion, at a molecular level the cysts...