Search for dissertations about: "K Thorup"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words K Thorup.

  1. 1. Regulation of Tubuloglomerular Feedback by Macula densa-derived Nitric Oxide

    University dissertation from Department of Physiology and Neuroscience, Lund University

    Author : Christian Thorup; [1996]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Physiology; nitric oxide; macula densa; tubuloglomerular feedback; glomerular filtration rate; renal hemodynamics; Kidney; hypertension; Fysiologi;

    Abstract : Studies were conducted to investigate the role of macula densa (MD)-derived nitric oxide (NO) in regulation of the glomerular filtration (GFR) through the tubuloglomerular feedback (TGF) mechanism. Immunocytochemical localization of the neuronal isoform of NO synthase (NOS) in the kidney showed that this isoform was exclusively located in MD cells. READ MORE