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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1935-2018
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2015
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2015
Appreciation for the role of epigenetic modifications in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases is fast gaining attention… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Urinary neutrophil gelatinase-associated lipocalin (Ngal or lipocalin 2) is a very early and sensitive biomarker of kidney injury… (More)
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2008
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2008
Nephrons, the basic functional units of the kidney, are generated repetitively during kidney organogenesis from a mesenchymal… (More)
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2002
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2002
As the first step in understanding the physiologic functions of claudins (tight junction integral membrane proteins) in nephrons… (More)
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2000
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2000
PURPOSE Partial nephrectomy is effective for renal cell carcinoma when preservation of renal function is a concern. We present… (More)
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1999
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1999
The renin-angiotensin system is a major regulator of body sodium, predominantly through the actions of intrarenal angiotensin II… (More)
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1993
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1993
The sites of water transport along the nephron are well characterized, but the molecular basis of renal water transport remains… (More)
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1984
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1984
Anatomical studies of rat kidneys revealed the presence of a unique population of juxtamedullary glomeruli (JMG) located at the… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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