Two publications on human renal iron handling

05-07-2018
Two publications on human renal iron handling
Drs. Sanne van Raaij published two papers on human renal iron handling within one week.

Drs. van Raaij characterized the presence and localization of iron and iron  related protein in human kidney biopsies of healthy donors and various pathologies of chronic kidney disease (link to publication). Moreover, in a seperate study, she investigated the potential of non-transferrin bound iron to cause injury in human proximal tubular epithelial cells (link to publication).