Juxtaglomerular Apparatus

Known as: Apparatus, Juxtaglomerular, Juxtaglomerular complex 
A complex of cells consisting of juxtaglomerular cells, extraglomerular mesangium lacis cells, the macula densa of the distal convoluted tubule, and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Olfactory receptors are G protein-coupled receptors that mediate olfactory chemosensation and serve as chemosensors in other… (More)
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2010
2010
Recent evidence obtained in rodents indicates that gap junctions in the juxtaglomerular apparatus play an important role in the… (More)
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2002
2002
Recently, multiphoton excitation fluorescence microscopy has been developed that offers important advantages over confocal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We investigated the origin of the glomerular mesangial cell, a smooth muscle-like cell that provides structural support in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Angiotensin (AT) II, the bioactive octapeptide in the renin-angiotensin system that plays a key role in cardiovascular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The kidney is a rich source of prostaglandins. These eicosanoids, formed by cyclooxygenase-dependent metabolism of arachidonic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Nitric oxide (NO) is a messenger molecule that functions as a vasodilator and accounts for the biologic activity of endothelium… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Macrophages have been identified in mouse kidney by immunohistochemical localization of the macrophage-specific antigen F4/80… (More)
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1981
1981
The differentiation of the juxtaglomerular apparatus in fetuses and newborn mice was investigated by renin immunocytochemistry… (More)
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Review
1979
Review
1979
The juxtaglomerular apparatus, located in the glomerular hilum, consists of a vascular component (afferent and efferent… (More)
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