Mesangial Cells, Kidney

Known as: Kidney Mesangial Cells, Cell, Renal Mesangial, Mesangial Cell, Renal 
Smooth muscle-like cells adhering to the wall of the small blood vessels of the KIDNEY at the glomerulus and along the vascular pole of the… (More)
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1971-2017
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Key features of diabetic nephropathy (DN) include the accumulation of extracellular matrix proteins such as collagen 1-alpha 1… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Recent evidence suggesting a strong interplay between components of the renin-angiotensin system and key mediators of fibrosis… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Accumulation of mesangial matrix is a pivotal event in the pathophysiology of diabetic nephropathy. The molecular triggers for… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
CD2-associated protein (CD2AP) is an 80-kilodalton protein that is critical for stabilizing contacts between T cells and antigen… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Previous studies revealed that exposure of mesangial cells to high glucose concentration induces the production of matrix… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND The recognized role of angiotensin II (Ang II) in the pathogenesis of the progression of renal disease cannot be… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Kidney glomerulus mesangial cells fail to develop in mice carrying targeted null mutations in the platelet-derived growth factor… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Some proteases possess a membrane receptor that focalizes their proteolytic activity on the cell surface and may mediate a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Angiotensin II (Ang II) has been implicated in the development of progressive glomerulosclerosis, but the precise mechanism of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Increases in mesangial cell number may herald glomerular scarring, but they are not irreversible. This study sought mechanisms by… (More)
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