R J Kavilaveettil

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Thiamine, a water-soluble vitamin, is essential for normal cellular functions, growth and development. Thiamine deficiency leads to significant clinical problems and occurs under a variety of conditions. To date, however, little is known about the mechanism of thiamine absorption in the native human small intestine. The objective of this study was,(More)
Recent studies have demonstrated that mutations in human downregulated in adenoma gene (DRA) result in congenital chloride diarrhea (CLD), and that DRA may be involved in chloride transport across the intestinal apical domains. DRA is highly homologous to sulfate transporters, but not to any member of the anion exchanger gene family (AEs). Our previous(More)
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