Transplantation of developing metanephroi into adult rats.

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BACKGROUND Transplantation of developing metanephroi into adult hosts has been proposed as a means to augment host renal function. METHODS We implanted whole metanephroi from embryonic day 15 (E15) rats subcapsularly in kidneys or into the omentum of non-immunosupressed adult rat hosts. At the time of implantation, some host rats underwent unilateral… (More)

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@article{Rogers1998TransplantationOD, title={Transplantation of developing metanephroi into adult rats.}, author={Stephanine Rogers and Jillian Lowell and Natalie Hammerman and Marc R. Hammerman}, journal={Kidney international}, year={1998}, volume={54 1}, pages={27-37} }