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Podocyte

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Podocyte - Pathology
... of the slit diaphragms or destruction of the podocytes can lead to massive proteinuria where large amounts of protein are lost from the blood ...
Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis - Causes
... crosslinks bundles of actin filaments and is present in the podocyte ... Firstly, protein aggregation may have a toxic effect on the podocyte ... or increased affinity for actin binding may alter actin polymerization and thereby affect the podocytes cytoskeletal architecture ...