The association between vitamin B12, albuminuria and reduced kidney function: an observational cohort study.McMahon, Gearoid M.
Tanner, Rikki M.
Jacques, Paul F.
Fox, Caroline S.
Background: Variants in CUBN, the gene encoding cubilin, a proximal tubular transport protein, have been associated with albuminuria and vitamin B12 (B12) deficiency. We hypothesized that low levels of B12 would be associated with albuminuria in a population-based cohort.
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- McMahon, Gearoid, Shih-Jen Hwang, Rikki M. Tanner, Paul F. Jacques, Jacob Selhub, Paul Muntner, and Caroline S. Fox. "The association between vitamin B12, albuminuria and reduced kidney function: an observational cohort study." BMC Nephrology 16, no. 1 (12, 2015): 1-8.