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  1. ... problems that affect regulation of the amount of sodium and potassium in the body. Sodium and potassium are important in the control of ... and WNK4 genes help control the amount of sodium and potassium in the body by regulating channels ...
  2. ... condition characterized by problems regulating the amount of sodium in the body. Sodium regulation, which is important for blood pressure and fluid balance, primarily occurs in the kidneys. However, sodium can also be removed from the body through ...
  3. ... the flow of positively charged atoms (ions), including sodium, into skeletal muscle cells. The SCN4A protein forms channels that control the flow of sodium ions into these cells.Variants in the SCN4A ...
  4. ... is characterized by the excessive loss of salt (sodium chloride or NaCl) in sweat. In particular, "hyperchlorhidrosis" ... levels of chloride found in sweat, although both sodium and chloride are released. Because the salt is ...
  5. ... is a disorder characterized by excessive amounts of sodium released in the urine (salt wasting), along with ... life. This imbalance leads to low levels of sodium and high levels of potassium in the blood ( ...
  6. ... kidney disorders that cause an imbalance of potassium, sodium, chloride, and related molecules in the body.In ... to thrive). They lose excess amounts of salt (sodium chloride) in their urine, which leads to dehydration, ...
  7. ... making one part (the alpha subunit) of a sodium channel called NaV1.7. Sodium channels transport positively charged sodium atoms (sodium ions) into cells and play a ...
  8. ... making one part (the alpha subunit) of a sodium channel called NaV1.7. Sodium channels transport positively charged sodium atoms (sodium ions) into cells and play a ...
  9. ... instructions for making pieces (the alpha subunits) of sodium channels. The SCN9A gene instructs the production of the alpha subunit for the NaV1.7 sodium channel and the SCN10A gene instructs the production ...
  10. ... subunit) of a protein complex called the epithelial sodium channel (ENaC). These channels are found at the ... body, including the kidneys, where the channels transport sodium into cells.In the kidney, ENaC channels open ...
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