Strontium and Calcium Reabsorption in Renal Tubules of the Newt, Triturus pyrrhogaster

Science  03 Apr 1964:
Vol. 144, Issue 3614, pp. 53-54
DOI: 10.1126/science.144.3614.53


Reabsorption of calcium in the proximal tubule cannulated in vivo exceeded reabsorption of strontium. The diuretics Diamox and Salyrgan depressed the reabsorption of calcium but not strontium.