The nephron is the basic structural and functional unit of the kidney. Its chief
function is to regulate the concentration of water and ...
The nephron is the tiny filtering structure in your kidneys. Each of your kidneys ...
The right balance is necessary for you to function properly. Learn more about ...
Jun 1, 2014 ... A step-by-step tutorial about the function of the nephron. Includes an overview of
filtration, reabsorption, secretion and excretion in the kidneys.
Nephrons are the most important part of the kidneys as they provide the function
and structure. They are involved in a number of processes required to keep the ...
The nephron includes a filter, called the glomerulus, and a tubule. ... they keep
the composition, or makeup, of the blood stable, which lets the body function.
Together, the glomerulus and Bowman's capsule make up the renal corpuscle of
the nephron. These parts of the nephron filter blood and are vital to...
Structure and Function of the Nephron. The nephron is a long tube that runs from
the cortex into the medulla and back again to the cortex before joining another ...
Each of our kidneys contains over a million nephrons. They are the functioning
unit of the kidneys. They remove waste from the body and produces urine.
As we have learned from my previous article on nephrons, the renal tubule is the
part of the nephron in which the filtrate from the glomerulus enter. It consists of ...
In this animation, we look at the function of the mammalian kidney. ... In the
nephron, the glomerulus filters blood, after which the. filtrate—water and ...