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Conclusion: Sodium cyclamate affects the histomorphology of endocrine pancreas by increasing the area of islets of langerhans in treated group.
In 1910, Sir Edward Albert Sharpey-Schafer suggested that people with diabetes were deficient in a single chemical that was normally produced by the pancreas -- he proposed calling this substance ''insulin"', from the Latin ''insula'', meaning island, in reference to the insulinproducing islets of Langerhans in the pancreas.
The Islets of Langerhans try to adapt themselves to this condition by increasing the number of insulin-producing beta-cells and/or modulating their individual secretion of insulin in response to the intake of sugar.
sylvestre stimulated the insulin secretion in islets of Langerhans and pancreatic [beta]-cell lines (Persaud et al.
Isolated islets of Langerhans were loaded with 5 [micro]M fura 2-acetoxymethyl ester for at least 1 hr at room temperature.
Furthermore, the [alpha]-gal antigen expression is not ubiquitously present in all porcine cell types, and in particular it is not expressed on the beta cells of the islets of Langerhans (Vales-Gonzalez et al.
38 The islets of Langerhans, involved in the production of insulin, are found in which organ?
Embedded within the exocrine tissue are countless (perhaps millions of) cells called the islets of Langerhans, which Dr.
Insulin is a hormone produced by the pancreas, an organ near the stomach, in small glands called the Islets of Langerhans.
That disease occurs when a person's immune system destroys pancreas cells called islets of Langerhans, which secrete insulin.
He is recognized for developing techniques to isolate and culture clusters of cells known as the islets of langerhans found throughout the pancreas.
Insulin is produced by clusters of cells in the pancreas called the islets of Langerhans.