The sodium/phosphate cotransporter
(or Na+-Pi cotransport
) is a protein found in the proximal tubule
of the nephron
. It is responsible for reabsorbing phosphate
that has been filtered out at the glomerulus
- Tenenhouse H (1999). "X-linked hypophosphataemia: a homologous disorder in humans and mice.". Nephrol Dial Transplant 14 (2): 333–41.