The Peripolar Cell: A New Component of the Juxtaglomerular Apparatus

Downie, Ian (1992) The Peripolar Cell: A New Component of the Juxtaglomerular Apparatus. MSc(R) thesis, University of Glasgow.

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Abstract

The peripolar cell is a glomerular epithelial cell at the vascular pole, lying between the parietal epithelium and the podocytes of the tuft. Morphological evidence indicates that the peripolar cell could be a secretory cell. The secretory product is unknown. Experimental evidence has suggested that the peripolar cell may be a previously unrecognised component of the juxtaglomerular apparatus.

Item Type: Thesis (MSc(R))
Qualification Level: Masters
Additional Information: Adviser: G BM Lindop
Keywords: Cellular biology
Date of Award: 1992
Depositing User: Enlighten Team
Unique ID: glathesis:1992-74438
Copyright: Copyright of this thesis is held by the author.
Date Deposited: 27 Sep 2019 18:22
Last Modified: 27 Sep 2019 18:22
URI: http://theses.gla.ac.uk/id/eprint/74438

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