Unformatted text preview: Section 44.4 covers the process going from blood filtrate to urine. It is a rather complex system and comprehension, rather than memorization, may be the best way to learn it. Figures 44.15 and 44.16 are good summaries and we will dwell on them for a while in class. Know what happens in each section of the nephron and collecting duct. Give section 44.5 (hormonal control) a read, but we probably won ’ t spend much time on it, the previous section is more important for understanding kidney function and the excretory system....
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- Spring '10
- Biology, nitrogenous wastes, Diffusion Osmosis Hypertonic, isotonic Osmolarity