KS-WNK1 in cortical thick ascending limb


Our September 2012 podcast has AJP-Renal associate editor, Lisa Satlin and Dr. Chou-Long Haung of UT Southwestern discussing his recent paper which studied the effect of KS-WNK1 on Na transport in the cortical thick ascending limb and its role in the regulation of sodium transport by dietary K.

Chih-Jen Cheng, Thao Truong, Michel Baum, and Chou-Long Huang. Kidney-Specific WNK1 Inhibits Sodium Reabsorption in Cortical Thick Ascending Limb. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol; published ahead of print July 11, 2012, doi:10.1152/ajprenal.00290.2012