Reabsorption II: Reabsorption (and Secretion) in the Proximal Tubule Video Lessons

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Problem: In the renal tubules, where is the Na+/K+ pump located? a. in the basolateral membrane of the proximal tubules b. in the apical membrane of the descending limb of the loop of Henle c. in the apical membrane of the collecting ducts d. in both the apical and basolateral membranes of principal cells e. in both the apical and basolateral membranes of intercalated cells

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In the renal tubules, where is the Na+/K+ pump located? 

a. in the basolateral membrane of the proximal tubules 

b. in the apical membrane of the descending limb of the loop of Henle 

c. in the apical membrane of the collecting ducts 

d. in both the apical and basolateral membranes of principal cells 

e. in both the apical and basolateral membranes of intercalated cells

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