• UH researcher working to identify potential new therapeutic targets for kidney disease

    6 days ago - By News Medical

    Among the primary forms of kidney disease, focal segmental glomerulosclerosis is the most common and is marked by high circulating levels of the suPAR protein (soluble urokinase-type plasminogen activator receptor).
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  • Study reveals cardiac protein as a new target for different types of heart disease

    6 days ago - By News Medical

    Like a failing fuel pump that causes a loss of engine power in a car, a diseased heart can take a serious toll on the body's performance. For some patients, tasks like walking up a flight of stairs or walking across a room eventually turn into exhausting endeavors.
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