What does the malphigian corpuscle do??!

Maphigian corpuscles are the major filtering units of the nephrons consisting of glomerulus and bowman's capsule. The major function of malphigian corpuscle is to filter the blood to for initial urine filtrate.  

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one of a number of small, round, deep-red bodies in the cortex of the kidney, each communicating with a renal tubule. Malpighian corpuscles average about 0.2 mm in diameter, with each capsule composed of two parts: a central glomerulus and a glomerular capsule. The corpuscles are part of a filtering system through which nonprotein components of blood plasma enter the tubules for urinary excretion.it is also called renal corpuscle. This barrier permits passage of water, ions, and small molecules from the bloodstream into Bowman's space (the space between the visceral and parietal layers

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