Klotho Early Biomarker for Chronic Kidney Disease

Klotho Early Biomarker for Chronic Kidney Disease

Klotho is defined as a transmembrane protein that is detected mainly in the brain and kidneys. Klotho is also expressed in kidney distal convoluted tubules and parathyroid cells, and it mediates the role of FGF-23 (a protein that is encoded by the FGF23 gene) in...
Klotho-Choroid Plexus Interaction and Aging

Klotho-Choroid Plexus Interaction and Aging

In understanding the interaction between the aging process and the breakdown of essential proteins that keep our bodies healthy and youthful, it is helpful to review the interconnectedness of our brains, bodies, and critical protein production. The klotho-choroid...