Nephron Proximal Tubule
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- About 90 percent of glucose is filtered by the kidney and is then reabsorbed via the sodium glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT-2), which is located in the proximal tubule of the nephron.
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- The function of nephrons can be attributed to their complex architecture, containing relatively straight tubes (distal and proximal), a U-shaped bend (loop of Henle), and an interconnecting micro-tubular network (glomeruli).
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