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Descending vasa recta

National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Contrast-induced acute kidney injury is an important clinical event with a worldwide increasing number of cases. Medullary… Expand
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2010
2010
Descending vasa recta (DVR) are 12- to 15-μm microvessels that supply the renal medulla with blood flow. We examined the ability… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
PURPOSE To determine whether a type of contrast medium (CM), iodixanol, modifies outer medullary descending vasa recta (DVR… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The manner in which vasa recta function and contribute to the concentrating mechanism depends on their three-dimensional… Expand
2006
2006
Strong inward rectifier potassium channels are expressed by some vascular smooth muscle cells and facilitate K+-induced… Expand
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2005
2005
The PDZ domain adaptor protein Na+/H+ exchanger regulatory factor (NHERF)-2 is expressed in renal medullary descending vasa recta… Expand
2005
2005
We tested whether chronic ANG II infusion into rats affects descending vasa recta (DVR) contractility, synthesis of superoxide… Expand
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2004
2004
We tested whether luminal perfusion and pressurization induce an endothelial cytoplasmic Ca(2+) ([Ca(2+)](CYT)) response in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In this model of oxygen transport in the renal medullary microcirculation, we predicted that the net amount of oxygen reabsorbed… Expand
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2002
2002
We tested the hypothesis that constriction of descending vasa recta (DVR) is mediated by voltage-gated calcium entry. K… Expand
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