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What does KL stand for?

KL stands for Klotho

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A retrospective study was undertaken on 163 patients with neuroimaging-confirmed ischemic stroke (64 females and 99 males) and 203 healthy subjects (87 females and 116 males) to investigate the association, if any of klotho mutations with risk of stroke in the young, and to elucidate a possible role for the gene variants in the pathogenesis of premature stroke.
The discovery has sparked speculation that the protein - klotho - could help humans live longer as they have an almost identical klotho gene.