The slitlike space between the visceral and parietal layers of the capsule of the renal corpuscle; it opens... Read More
noun, plural: nephrons
The structural and functional unit of the kidney, i.e. a structure comprised of a set of... Read More
A capsid is a three-dimensional proteinaceous capsular shell around a virus that encloses the viral... Read More
What is the Glycocalyx?
The glycocalyx is a polysaccharide-based gel-like, highly hydrous cellular thin layer, covering... Read More