Kidney Tubules, Proximal

Known as: proximal tubules, Tubule, Proximal Renal, Tubule, Proximal Kidney 
The renal tubule portion that extends from the BOWMAN CAPSULE in the KIDNEY CORTEX into the KIDNEY MEDULLA. The proximal tubule consists of a… (More)
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2016
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2016
The kidney is a vital organ for the elimination of therapeutic drugs and their metabolites. Renal drug transporters, which are… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
Autophagy is a conserved multistep pathway that degrades and recycles damaged organelles and macromolecules to maintain… (More)
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2012
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2012
Autophagy is induced in renal tubular cells during acute kidney injury; however, whether this is protective or injurious remains… (More)
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2005
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2005
Neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (Ngal), also known as siderocalin, forms a complex with iron-binding siderophores… (More)
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2002
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2002
BACKGROUND Traditional blood and urine markers for the diagnosis of various renal diseases are insensitive and nonspecific… (More)
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2002
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2002
The cyclic nucleotides cAMP and cGMP play key roles in cellular signaling and the extracellular regulation of fluid balance. In… (More)
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2000
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2000
Oxygen sensing is essential for homeostasis in all aerobic organisms, but its mechanism is poorly understood. Data suggest that a… (More)
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1994
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1994
Studies assessing mechanisms of proximal tubular cell (PTC) physiology and pathophysiology increasingly utilize cell culture… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Water rapidly crosses the plasma membrane of red blood cells (RBCs) and renal tubules through specialized channels. Although… (More)
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