Proteome of melamine urinary bladder stones and implication for stone formation.


Melamine can cause urinary stones related to nephropathy of the kidney and hyperplasia or carcinoma of the bladder, but the mechanism of stone formation is not well understood. In this study, male rats were administered melamine for thirteen weeks to establish melamine bladder stone models and the stones were analysed by Fourier transform infrared (FTIR… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.toxlet.2012.05.017