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..Together, our data support the hypothesis that G proteins are recruited to the intracellular domain of PKD1 and that this interaction is crucial for its function in the kidney. ..
Cerqueira D, Tran U, Romaker D, Abreu J, Wessely O. Sterol carrier protein 2 regulates proximal tubule size in the Xenopus pronephric kidney by modulating lipid rafts. Dev Biol. 2014;394:54-64 pubmed publisher
..Together these data underscore the importance for localized signaling platforms in the proper formation of the Xenopus kidney. ..