2009 Featured Publications

Jean-Philippe Lafrance publishes Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety:

Selective and non-selective non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and the risk of acute kidney injury.

Mélanie Béland publishes in Molecular cancer research:

Calcineurin a-binding protein, a novel modulator of the calcineurin nuclear factor of activated T-cell signaling pathway, is overexpressed in wilms' tumors and promotes cell migration.

Darren Yuen publishes in Hypertension:
The (Pro)Renin Receptor. Site-Specific and Functional Linkage to the Vacuolar H+-ATPase in the Kidney.

Michael Walsh publishes in Kidney International:
Nocturnal hemodialysis does not improve overall measures of quality of life compared to conventional hemodialysis.

Lakshman Gunaratnam publishes in Journal of translational medicine:
TRIP-Br2 promotes oncogenesis in nude mice and is frequently overexpressed in multiple human tumors


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