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Pancreatic Hormones

Introduction: Pancreatic Hormones

Description of Pancreatic Hormones

Pancreatic Hormones: Peptide hormones secreted into the blood by cells in the ISLETS OF LANGERHANS of the pancreas. The alpha cells secrete glucagon; the beta cells secrete insulin; the delta cells secrete somatostatin; and the PP cells secrete pancreatic polypeptide.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Pancreatic Hormones as an Organ

Pancreatic Hormones (organ): The pancreatic hormones are chemicals produced and...more »

Pancreatic Hormones (organ): See Pancreatic Hormones (organ information).

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Hierarchical classifications of Pancreatic Hormones

The following list attempts to classify Pancreatic Hormones into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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