uteroglobin-adducin

u·ter·o·glo·bin-ad·du·cin

(yū'tĕr-ō-glō'bin-ă-dū'sin),
An α/β heterodimeric protein found in renal tubule cells, thought to regulate ion transport through channels in the actin cytoskeleton. A mutant allele has been found in some patients with hypertension and it may be associated with the salt sensitive form of essential hypertension.
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u·ter·o·glo·bin-ad·du·cin

(yū'tĕr-ō-glō'bin ad-dū'sin)
An α/β heterodimeric protein found in renal tubule cells, thought to regulate ion transport through channels in the actin cytoskeleton. A mutant allele has been found in some patients with hypertension, and it may be associated with the salt-sensitive form of essential hypertension.
Compare: bioregulator
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