PHOTO 13 - Rabbit kidney

Rabbit kidney injected with Microfil silicone rubber through the renal artery.

Detail of a longitudinal section showing part of the deep cortex and  the outer stripe of the outer medulla.


The glomerular tufts of two juxtamedullary glomeruli are visible as well as their efferent arterioles which run towards the outer medulla where they give rise to vascular bundles.


Lise Bankir, INSERM, Paris, France


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