"Malpighian Tubules" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Slender tubular or hairlike excretory structures found in insects. They emerge from the alimentary canal between the mesenteron (midgut) and the proctodeum (hindgut).
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Malpighian Tubules" by people in Profiles.
Karnaky KJ, Hazen-Martin D, Miller DS. The xenobiotic transporter, MRP2, in epithelia from insects, sharks, and the human breast: implications for health and disease. J Exp Zool A Comp Exp Biol. 2003 Nov 01; 300(1):91-7.