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Lodish H, Berk A, Zipursky SL, et al. Molecular Cell Biology. 4th edition. New York: W. H. Freeman; 2000.

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Molecular Cell Biology. 4th edition.

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Figure 23-21. Embryonic development of the kidney.

Figure 23-21Embryonic development of the kidney

The ureteric-bud epithelium is induced to branch by interactions with the metanephrogenic mesenchyme. A reciprocal induction drives the mesenchyme to form an epithelium that gives rise to the renal tubules.


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