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Proximal straight tubule

Known as: Thick descending limb of proximal tubule, Tubulus rectus proximalis 
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
ANG converting enzyme (ACE) 2 (ACE2) is a homologue of ACE, which is not blocked by conventional ACE inhibitors. ACE2 converts… 
2004
2004
Measurements of the water osmotic permeabilities of apical and basolateral membranes of PST cells and of the transepithelial… 
2004
2004
Intracellular microelectrodes were used to investigate rheogenic Na+(HCO3−)n cotransport in different segments of isolated… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The kidney has the highest abundance of cytochrome P-450 of all extrahepatic organs. Within the kidney, the highest concentration… 
2000
2000
We have recently demonstrated that the rates of both active and passive proximal straight tubule (PST) NaCl transport in neonatal… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
An inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) mRNA was found primarily in the outer medulla of normal rat kidney. Identification of… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Recent studies revealed that angiotensin II (Ang II) interacts with two pharmacologically different subtypes of cell surface… 
1990
1990
The mechanism underlying the activation of hypotonic cell volume regulation was studied in rabbit proximal straight tubule (PST… 
1983
1983
To assess the renal functional adaptation to reduced excretory capacity, we studied whole kidney and single nephron function in… 
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
An in vitro approach to the study of single nephron function in uremia has been employed in evaluating the control of fluid…