Project B19


Prof. Dr. med. vet. Eckhard Wolf
ewolf[at]genzentrum.lmu.de
Institute of Molecular Animal Breeding and Biotechnology, Gene Centre and Department of Veterinary  Sciences
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich


PD Dr. med. vet. Elisabeth Kemter
kemter[at]genzentrum.lmu.de
Institute of Molecular Animal Breeding and Biotechnology, Gene Centre and Department of Veterinary  Sciences
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich


PhD Tracy Ann Williams
tracy.williams[at]med.uni-muenchen.de
Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik IV
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich

The physiology and pathophysiology of aldosterone production in the pig

(I) Identify biological mechanisms that regulate aldosterone production in the pig adrenal cortex

(II) Generate a pig transgenic model of PA by integration of a KCNJ5 mutation

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2020

Vohra T*, Kemter E*, Sun N, Dobenecker B, Hinrichs A, Burrello J, Gomez-Sanchez EP, Gomez-Sanchez CE, Wang J, Kinker I, Teupser D, Fischer K, Schnieke A, Peitzsch M, Eisenhofer G, Walch A, Reincke M, Wolf E*, Williams TA*. Effect of dietary sodium modulation on pig adrenal steroidogenesis and transcriptome profiles. Hypertension 2020;76(6):1769-1777. doi: 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.120.15998