Toward a mouse model of diabetic nephropathy: is endothelial nitric oxide synthase the missing link?

@article{Quaggin2007TowardAM,
  title={Toward a mouse model of diabetic nephropathy: is endothelial nitric oxide synthase the missing link?},
  author={Susan E Quaggin and Thomas M. Coffman},
  journal={Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN},
  year={2007},
  volume={18 2},
  pages={
          364-6
        }
}
Two articles in the October and February issues of JASN reported that diabetic mice that lack the eNOS gene develop accelerated kidney disease with features that resemble human diabetic nephropathy (DN). These articles are significant given the lack of good mouse models to study this important 

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