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Sig­nal­ing path­way fre­quently altered in can­cer con­trols nor­mal kid­ney de­vel­op­ment

The prevalence of kidney diseases is growing rapidly due to an aging population and an increased incidence of diseases like diabetes. Moreover, congenital anomalies of the kidney are among the most frequently occurring birth defects and play crucial causative roles in the development of renal diseases. Currently, the only treatments for these diseases are dialysis