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Abundance of somatostatin cells in the human neonatal pancreas.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  6154624     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Pancreatic somatostatin cells have been studied in human neonates and adults using an immunoperoxidase technique. Their volume density in the head, isthmus, corpus and tail of the gland has been estimated by morphometry. Somatostatin cells were about 20 times more frequent in the neonate (5% of all pancreatic cells) than in the adult (0.23%). Their distribution between the different zones of the pancreas showed few differences except for the lobe of the head rich in PP cells, where the volume density of somatostatin cells was 40% lower.
Authors:
J Rahier; J Wallon; J C Henquin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Diabetologia     Volume:  18     ISSN:  0012-186X     ISO Abbreviation:  Diabetologia     Publication Date:  1980 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-07-26     Completed Date:  1980-07-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0006777     Medline TA:  Diabetologia     Country:  GERMANY, WEST    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  251-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Age Factors
Histocytochemistry
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Pancreas / cytology*,  pathology
Somatostatin / analysis*
Staining and Labeling
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
51110-01-1/Somatostatin

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