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Contact: Will Sansom
sansom@uthscsa.edu
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University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

James Stockand, Ph.D., University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

Caption: James Stockand, Ph.D., stands in his laboratory at The University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio. Dr. Stockand found that the kidney's working units have their own mechanism for handling salt and thereby controlling blood pressure.

Credit: UT Health Science Center San Antonio

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