Scott S Williams
Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
- Advances in genetic hypertensionScott S Williams
UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Texas 75390 9063, USA
Curr Opin Pediatr 19:192-8. 2007..Mendelian forms of hypertension are rare genetic disorders that cause severe hypertension. This review will explore the recently identified molecular mechanisms and pathogenesis of genetic disorders that cause hypertension in children...
- Kidney cysts, pancreatic cysts, and biliary disease in a mouse model of autosomal recessive polycystic kidney diseaseScott S Williams
Department of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 23:733-41. 2008..The Pkhd1 (lacZ/lacZ ) mouse represents a new orthologous animal model for studying the pathogenesis of kidney cysts and biliary dysgenesis that characterize human ARPKD...
- Claudins 6, 9, and 13 are developmentally expressed renal tight junction proteinsGhazala Abuazza
Deptartment of Pediatrics, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9063, USA
Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 291:F1132-41. 2006..In summary, we have identified developmentally expressed claudin isoforms, claudin 6, claudin 9, and claudin 13. These paracellular proteins may play a role in the maturational changes in paracellular permeability...