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Glomerular matrix: synthesis, turnover and role in mesangial expansion

Kidney International

Feb 1, 1994

J R CouchmanK J McCarthy

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The extracellular matrix has an integral role in development, homeostasis and pathology of the glomerulus. Three spatially distinct matrices are present in the glomerulus: the mesangium, and basement membranes of the capillary loops and Bowman's capsule. Each is dominated by basement me...read more

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Glomerular matrix: synthesis, turnover and role in mesangial expansion

Kidney International

Feb 1, 1994

J R CouchmanK J McCarthy

PMID: 8164416

DOI: 10.1038/ki.1994.42

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The extracellular matrix has an integral role in development, homeostasis and pathology of the glomerulus. Three spatially distinct matrices are present in the glomerulus: the mesangium, and basement membranes of the capillary loops and Bowman's capsule. Each is dominated by basement me...read more

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