collecting duct system


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collecting duct system

includes collecting tubules, both straight and arched, and papillary ducts.

collecting duct system tubule
see collecting tubule.
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Senior study author Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte, a professor in Salk's Gene Expression Laboratory and holder of the Roger Guillemin Chair said that they have developed a simple and efficient method that allows for the differentiation of human stem cells into well-organized 3D structures of the ureteric bud (UB), which later develops into the collecting duct system.
Without the concentrating effect of the medulla, water has less of an osmotic driving force to leave the collecting duct system, ultimately resulting in increased urine production.

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