NHE3 regulates calcium homeostasis

Alexander.jpgListen as Associate Editor Susan Wall and Dr. Todd Alexander discuss mechanisms of calcium absorption in the nephron and Dr. Alexander's recent publication in AJP-Renal, “THE EPITHELIAL SODIUM-PROTON EXCHANGER, NHE3, IS NECESSARY FOR RENAL AND INTESTINAL CALCIUM (RE)ABSORPTION.”

Wanling Pan,Jelena Borovac,Zachary Spicer,Joost G. Hoenderop,René J. Bindels,Gary E. Shull, Michael R. Doschak, Emmanuelle Cordat, and R. Todd Alexander.The epithelial sodium/proton exchanger, NHE3, is necessary for renal and intestinal calcium (re)absorption. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol April 15, 2012 302:F943-F956; published ahead of print September 21, 2011, doi:10.1152/ajprenal.00504.2010