Glucose Transporters in Human Renal Proximal Tubular Cells Isolated From the Urine of Patients With Non–Insulin-Dependent Diabetes

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FIG. 1.
FIG. 1.

Phase-contrast light micrograph of human primary cells isolated from fresh urine in primary culture after 24 h in culture (A). After, adhering to the collagen after 2–3 days, the cells are adhering to the collagen-I (B). Colonies of cells are formed after a week (C) and formed a confluent monolayer of cuboidal cells with cobblestone-like appearance. D: The cells after passage 2. Original magnification: ×20.

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  1. Diabetes vol. 54 no. 12 3427-3434