Longtime mystery Clarified: Transporter protein involved in renal reabsorption of cystine

Cystinuria occurs in one out of every 7,000 in the world, but its curative treatment has not been established. AGT1/SLC7A13, a protein, is an unknown factor that binds with the protein rBAT/SLC3A2, of which mutations may cause cystinuria leading to serious kidney failure, report researchers. —> Read More