MODEL OF KIDNEY SETION,RENAL CORPUSCLE AND THE RENAL PODOCYTES
This model is several times magnified and has 3 parts, provided on individual bases, mounted on stands and numbered with an English key card.
The model includes:
A Malpighian corpuscle with glomerulus and Bowman’s capsule
A Detailed longitudinal section of a kidney and
The interdigitating podocytes, depicting how they are useful in forming the filtration barrier (blood-urine)in the kidneys, alongwith the endothelial cells of the glomerulus and the glomerular basement membrane.