Latest Nephronophthisis Stories

2012-07-11 05:33:37

A new single-gene cause of chronic kidney disease has been discovered that implicates a disease mechanism not previously believed to be related to the disease.

2012-04-25 09:45:04

Primary cilia are hair-like structures which protrude from almost all mammalian cells.

2010-09-16 21:09:37

U-M researchers prove power of emerging technology as they identify new gene involved in inherited pediatric kidney disease.

2009-08-10 11:40:08

U.S.-led researchers have discovered a connection between mutations in the INPP5E gene and ciliopathies, a newly emerging group of diseases. The international team of scientists, led by Dr.

2008-08-09 10:00:00

In a study published online in Genome Research, researchers have identified a novel mutation in a gene associated with CRD in dogs, raising hopes that potential therapies can be developed for people suffering from these eye disorders.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.