Condition | Hematology

The Role of Hepcidin and Hemojuvelin in Iron Regulation

  • Contact Name: Laura Braggins
  • Phone: (585) 922-5006
  • Lead Researcher: Pradyumna Phatak, MD

Description

To evaluate families with non-HFE hemochromatosis to determine how two recently discovered proteins – hepcidin and hemojuvelin – play a role in iron metabolism.