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The role of α-, δ- and F cells in insulin secretion and action.
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PMID:  21864747     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Nowadays, most of the basic pancreatic islet research is focused on the beta and alpha cells. Nonetheless, the pancreatic islets are complete organs with five, up to now, different cell types and dedicated vasculature and neural supply. Every cell contributes in the integration of the islet function and deserves a closer lookup in the saga of the glucose homeostasis. In this brief report we describe the current concepts about the contribution of the non-beta cells in the overall islet contribution to glucose metabolism.
John G Youos
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Diabetes research and clinical practice     Volume:  93 Suppl 1     ISSN:  1872-8227     ISO Abbreviation:  Diabetes Res. Clin. Pract.     Publication Date:  2011 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-08-25     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8508335     Medline TA:  Diabetes Res Clin Pract     Country:  Ireland    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  S25-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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Copyright © 2011 Elsevier Ireland Ltd. All rights reserved.
Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece.
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