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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… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Interleukin-6 (IL-6) is a pleiotropic cytokine that not only regulates the immune and inflammatory response but also affects… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Mesangial cells and their matrix form the central stalk of the glomerulus and are part of a functional unit interacting closely… Expand
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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… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
NADPH oxidases have a distinct cellular localization in the kidney. Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are produced in the kidney by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The currently used classification reflects our understanding of the pathogenesis of the various forms of lupus nephritis, but… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The currently used classification reflects our understanding of the pathogenesis of the various forms of lupus nephritis, but… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Recent studies have indicated that arachidonic acid is primarily metabolized by cytochrome P-450 (CYP) enzymes in the brain, lung… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Platelet-derived growth factor, a major mitogen and chemoattractant for a number of cell types, is implicated in the processes of… Expand
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