• Effect of over-expression of ζ-crystallin on glutaminase mRNA stability, The 

        Author(s):Propst, Keri J.; Taylor, Lynn; Lee, Yeon; Curthoys, Norman P.
        Date Issued:2005
        Format:Student works; posters
        During metabolic acidosis, increased renal catabolism of glutaminegenerates ammonium and bicarbonate ions to partially restore normal acid-basebalance. The remaining carbons derived from glutamine are then used to ...
      • Effect of dominant negative MKK expression on pH-induced increases in PEPCK mRNA levels 

        Author(s):O'Hayre, Morgan; Taylor, Lynn; Curthoys, Norman P.
        Date Issued:2005
        Format:Student works; posters
        Acid-base homeostasis is essential for survival. When metabolic acidosis is induced by factors such as prolonged starvation, severe shock, high protein diet, or uncontrolled type I diabetes, the kidneys act to compensate ...