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What does PT stand for?

PT stands for Proximal Tubule

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com)-- ALPCO Diagnostics, a leading developer, manufacturer and distributor of assays, is pleased to announce the launch of their new site specific rat kidney injury biomarker, Alpha Glutathione-S-Transferase (aGST) a constitutive proximal tubule injury marker.
They also underscore the fact that patients with diabetes, and particularly those with chronic kidney disease, "in whom the urinary loss of protein-associated vitamin D magnifies reduced activation of vitamin D by the proximal tubule and reduced expression of the vitamin D receptor," have increased rates of vitamin D deficiency.
Cadmium (Cd) is an occupational and environmental hazard that concentrates in the kidney where it impairs the reabsorptive and secretory functions of the renal proximal tubule, resulting in albuminuria.