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Studying diseases like gout and kidney stones finds new drug targets

10:09 EDT 15 Aug 2019 | Science Daily

A new fruit fly model that mimics diseases associated with high uric acid levels, such as gout and kidney stones, has revealed new targets for developing treatments for these diseases.

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