Yanagita Motoko

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  • Bmp7 maintains undifferentiated kidney progenitor population and determines nephron numbers at birth.

    Tomita Mayumi , Asada Misako , Asada Nariaki , Nakamura Jin , Oguchi Akiko , Higashi Atsuko Y , Endo Shuichiro , Robertson Elizabeth , Kimura Takeshi , Kita Toru , Economides Aris N , Kreidberg Jordan , Yanagita Motoko

    The number of nephrons, the functional units of the kidney, varies among individuals. A low nephron number at birth is associated with a risk of hypertension and the progression of renal insufficiency …

    PloS one 8(8), 2013-08-26

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