juxtaglomerular cells

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jux·ta·glo·mer·u·lar cells

n. células yuxtaglomerulares, localizadas cerca de o junto a glomérulos del riñón.
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Renin is secreted by the juxtaglomerular cells of the kidney in response to decreased renal blood flow.
Targeted vitamin D receptor expression in juxtaglomerular cells suppresses renin expression independent of parathyroid hormone and calcium.
84, the secretion of renin from juxtaglomerular cells is inhibited by Ca.