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Nephrons

Known as: nephron structure, Uriniferous Tube, Nephron 
The functional units of the kidney, consisting of the glomerulus and the attached tubule. (MeSH)
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Review
2018
Review
2018
  • M. Kuro-o
  • Nature Reviews Nephrology
  • 2018
  • Corpus ID: 53872296
The Klotho proteins, αKlotho and βKlotho, are essential components of endocrine fibroblast growth factor (FGF) receptor complexes… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
The kidney consists of numerous cell types organized into the nephron, which is the basic functional unit of the kidney. Any… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Nephrons, the basic functional units of the kidney, are generated repetitively during kidney organogenesis from a mesenchymal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Foreword by Mervyn Susser SECTION A - BACKGROUND Chapter 1 - Introduction: a lifecourse approach to the aetiology of adult… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Alternative splicing of Wt1 results in the insertion or omission of the three amino acids KTS between zinc fingers 3 and 4. In… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE Partial nephrectomy is effective for renal cell carcinoma when preservation of renal function is a concern. We present… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The sites of water transport along the nephron are well characterized, but the molecular basis of renal water transport remains… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Objective To investigate the effect of Type II (asymmetrical) intrauterine growth retardation (IUGR) on renal development. 
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Micropuncture studies were performed in three groups of male Munich-Wistar rats 1 wk after surgery: group I, eight control rats… Expand
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Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
BURG, M.,J. GRANTHAM, M. ABRAMOW, AND J. ORLOFF. Preparation and study of fmgments of single rabbit nephrans. Am. J, Physiol. 210… Expand
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