Biochemical and functional characterization of renal cortical brush border and basolateral membranes in dogs.

The purpose of the present study is to analyze membrane fluidity, enzyme, phospholipid and fatty acid composition and cholesterol content in the brush border (BBM) and basolateral (BLM) membranes obtained from the renal cortex of normal dogs. All measurements were carried out in samples from the same kidney in order to correlate membrane fluidity with… CONTINUE READING