nephrocyte diaphragm

A specialized cell-cell junction found between nephrocytes of the insect kidney, which is adapted for filtration of hemolymph. The insect nephrocyte… (More)
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2018
2018
Insect nephrocytes provide a valuable model for kidney disease, as they are structurally and functionally homologous to mammalian… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 6
Is this relevant?
Review
2014
Review
2014
The description of the Rst protein by Karl-Friedrich Fischbach and colleagues was a milestone in the discovery of the irre cell… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
2013
2013
The difficulty in accessing mammalian nephrons in vivo hinders the study of podocyte biology. The Drosophila nephrocyte shares… (More)
Is this relevant?
Review
2011
Review
2011
PURPOSE OF REVIEW The functioning kidney requires proper organization in multiple cell types that mediate filtration and removal… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The nephron is the basic structural and functional unit of the vertebrate kidney. It is composed of a glomerulus, the site of… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The Immunoglobulin superfamily (IgSF) proteins Neph1 and Nephrin are co-expressed within podocytes in the kidney glomerulus… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 2
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?