Definition of Tubule. Meaning of Tubule. Synonyms of Tubule

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Definition of Tubule

Tubule
Tubule Tu"bule, n. [F. tubule, or L. tubulus, dim. of tubus a tube, a pipe.] 1. A small pipe or fistular body; a little tube. 2. (Anat.) A minute tube lined with glandular epithelium; as, the uriniferous tubules of the kidney.

Meaning of Tubule from wikipedia

- renal tubule. The renal corpuscle consists of a tuft of capillaries called a glomerulus and an encomp****ing Bowman's capsule. The renal tubule extends...
- proximal convoluted tubule (PCT) and the proximal straight tubule (PST). The most distinctive characteristic of the proximal tubule is its luminal brush...
- Seminiferous tubules are located within the testes, and are the specific location of meiosis, and the subsequent creation of male gametes, namely ****tozoa...
- T-tubules (transverse tubules) are extensions of the cell membrane that penetrate into the centre of skeletal and cardiac muscle cells. With membranes...
- In biology, a tubule is a general term referring to small tube or similar type of structure. Specifically, tubule can refer to: a small tube or fistular...
- The distal convoluted tubule (DCT) is a portion of kidney nephron between the loop of Henle and the collecting tubule. It is partly responsible for the...
- renal tubule that p****es from the cortex deep into the medullary pyramids. Part of the renal cortex, a medullary ray is a collection of renal tubules that...
- The collecting duct system of the kidney consists of a series of tubules and ducts that physically connect nephrons to a minor calyx or directly to the...
- The Malpighian tubule system is a type of excretory and osmoregulatory system found in some insects, myriapods, arachnids, and tardigrades. The system...
- part of the renal tubule is divided into a thin and thick ascending limb; the thick portion is also known as the distal straight tubule, in contrast with...
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