PHOTO 23 - Rat kidney

Rat kidney.

Arterial vasculature (Microfil).


Detail of the IS (top) and upper IM (bottom) showing the transition between the two zones with an abrupt interruption of the interbundle capillary plexuses of the IS (which supply blood mostly to the energy demanding thick ascending limbs).


Lise Bankir, INSERM, Paris, France


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