Peptide Shows Promise for Protecting Kidneys from Nephritis (image) Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University Share Print E-Mail Caption Dr. Rudolf Lucas (center) and coauthors Drs. Haroldo A. Toque, Supriya Sridhar and Maritza Romero-Lucas. Credit Phil Jones, Senior Photographer, Augusta University Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.