Henle's loop


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Henle's loop

[′hen·lēz ‚lüp]
(anatomy)
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In the renal medulla, immunolight microscopy confirmed strong labelling of AQP1 in the thick descending limb and descending thin limb of Henle's loop of ND, respectively (Figs.
Apical NKCC2 and basolateral Na,K-ATPase are major sodium transporters responsible for active NaCl transport in the thick ascending limb of Henle's loop (mTAL).
Nephron segments of the renal medulla include the proximal straight tubule, descending and ascending thin limbs of Henle's loop, thick ascending limbs, and the medullary collecting ducts (Fig.
The researchers microdissected adult rat kidneys into segments from the glomeruli, proximal convoluted tubule (S1/PCT), proximal straight tubule (S2, S3), medullary thick ascending limb of Henle's loop and the collecting duct.