Adsorption capacity of poly(ether imide) microparticles to uremic toxins.
Hyderābād, India. In Clin Hemorheol Microcirc, Dec 2015
Hydrophobic uremic toxins, such as hydroxy hipuric acid (OH-HPA), phenylacetic acid (PAA), indoxyl sulfate (IDS) and p-cresylsulfate (pCRS), contribute substantially to the progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD) and cardiovascular disease.
Gap junctions - guards of excitability.
Copenhagen, Denmark. In Biochem Soc Trans, Jun 2015
Cardiomyocytes are connected by mechanical and electrical junctions located at the intercalated discs (IDs).