Discovery of a novel dominant mutation in the REN gene after forty years of renal disease: a case report.
Clissold, Rhian L.
Clarke, H. C.
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Heterozygous mutations in the gene encoding renin (REN) cause autosomal dominant tubulointerstitial kidney disease (ADTKD), early-onset anaemia and hyperuricaemia; only four different mutations have been described in the published literature to date. We report a novel dominant REN mutation discovered in an individual after forty years of renal disease.