Glomerular Basement Membrane D050533

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Anatomy [A] » Urogenital System [A05] » Urinary Tract » Kidney » Kidney Cortex » Kidney Glomerulus » Glomerular Filtration Barrier » Glomerular Basement Membrane

Anatomy [A] » Urogenital System [A05] » Urinary Tract » Kidney » Nephrons » Kidney Glomerulus » Glomerular Basement Membrane

Anatomy [A] » Tissues [A10] » Membranes » Basement Membrane » Glomerular Basement Membrane

Anatomy [A] » Cells [A11] » Cellular Structures » Extracellular Space » Extracellular Matrix » Glomerular Basement Membrane

Description

The layer of EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX that lies between the ENDOTHELIUM of the glomerular capillaries and the PODOCYTES of the inner or visceral layer of the BOWMAN CAPSULE. It is the product of these two cell types. It acts as a physical barrier and an ion-selective filter.   MeSH

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