Thesis (M.Sc.) -- University of Toronto, 1995.
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Herein, we describe the characterization of Einduced nephritis, formation of the glomerular capillary network, mesangial matrix turnover, and intercellular signaling between glomerular cells. New molecules that are involved in a wide variety of mesangial cell functions are also by: 8. Transforming growth factor-beta 1 stimulates glomerular mesangial cell synthesis of the kd type IV collagenase. Am J Pathol. Jan; (1)– [PMC free article] [Google Scholar] Martin J, Knowlden J, Davies M, Williams JD. Identification and independent regulation of human mesangial cell by: William J. Arendshorst, Elsa Bello-Reuss, in Handbook of Cell Signaling (Second Edition), Tubulovascular Interactions: the Juxtaglomerular Apparatus. The juxtaglomerular apparatus (JGA, Figure b) is a structural and functional unit in which paracrine signals are transmitted between the macula-densa cells (differentiated tubule cells at the end of the TAL), the extraglomerular. Stockand, James D., and Steven C. Sansom. Glomerular Mesangial Cells: Electrophysiology and Regulation of Contraction. Physiol. Rev. –, — Mesangial cells are smooth muscle-like pericytes that abut and surround the filtration capillaries within the by:
Calcium-regulated non-receptor proline-rich tyrosine kinase 2 (Pyk2) is a critical mediator of endothelin-1 (ET-1) signaling in human glomerular mesangial cells (GMC). We aimed to identify which. Studies also confirm that mesangial cell proliferation and mesangial matrix expansion play significant roles in a wide range of glomerular diseases, particularly in diabetic nephropathy (2,28, Cell-matrix interactions in the glomerular mesangium. Specific inter-actions between cells and components of the surrounding extracdllular matrix (ECM) or underlying basement membrane have been shown to modulate cell behavior, including cellular responses to soluble regulator molecules. In addition to the long-recognized role of such. Mesangial Cell Glomerular Cell Glomerular Mesangial Cell Glomerular Epithelial Cell Wash Medium These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm by: 4.
Culture of isolated kidney glomerular cells has been employed for almost four decades as a tool to dissect pathophysiological effects of individual cell types in renal disease. This chapter aims to highlight in detail the available techniques to isolate, culture, and characterize human glomerular epithelial and mesangial by: 4. The juxtaglomerular apparatus (also known as the juxtaglomerular complex) is a structure in the kidney that regulates the function of each nephron, the functional units of the juxtaglomerular apparatus is named because it is next to (juxta-) the juxtaglomerular apparatus consists of three types of cells: the macula densa, a part of the distal convoluted tubule of the FMA: Extraglomerular mesangial cells (also known as Lacis cells, Polkissen cells, or Goormaghtigh cells) are light-staining pericytes in the kidney found outside the glomerulus, near the vascular resemble smooth muscle cells and play a role in renal autoregulation of blood flow to the kidney and regulation of systemic blood pressure through the renin–angiotensin system. The local presence of endothelial cells seems necessary for proper embryonic development of several organs. However, the signals involved are unknown. The glomerulus is generated by the coalescence of podocytes around an ingrowing capillary and is the site of blood ultrafiltration. In the absence of vessels, glomerular assembly does not occur. We describe mutations in the zebrafish that Cited by: