Structure of glomerular mesangium

Known as: Mesangiums, Glomerular, Mesangium, Glomerular, Mesangium 
A thin membrane in the central part of the renal glomerulus between capillaries. It helps to support the capillary loops in the glomerulus. Mesangial… (More)

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2006
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2006
Angiotensin-converting enzyme-2 (ACE2), a membrane-bound carboxymonopeptidase highly expressed in the kidney, functions as a… (More)
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2003
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2003
Diabetic nephropathy ensues from events involving earliest changes in the glomeruli and podocytes, followed by accumulation of… (More)
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2003
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2003
Several platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) and vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) family members display C-terminal… (More)
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2002
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2002
The renin-angiotensin system (RAS) is critical for the control of blood pressure and salt balance in mammals. Renin is an… (More)
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1998
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1998
BACKGROUND In patients with type I diabetes mellitus who do not have uremia and have not received a kidney transplant, pancreas… (More)
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1996
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1996
Diabetic nephropathy is characterized by renal hypertrophy, thickening of basement membranes, and accumulation of extracellular… (More)
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1996
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1996
Na-K-Cl cotransport plays an important role in the kidney in NaCl reabsorption in the thick ascending limb of Henle and a less… (More)
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1994
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1994
Although microalbuminuria is known to foretell the later development of overt proteinuria in patients with insulin-dependent… (More)
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1990
1990
This paper summarizes our current knowledge of the structural details and probable functional significance of the system of… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
Renal biopsies in 45 patients with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) were examined by semiquantitative light microscopy… (More)
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