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Condition | Hematology

The Role of Hepcidin and Hemojuvelin in Iron Regulation

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


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