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Islet cell

Islet cell

(Science: pathology) cells of the islets Of Langerhans within the pancreas.

See: a cells, B-cells, d cells.


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pharmaceutical biotechnology

... to mobilize, stimulate, decrease or otherwise alter the production of cells in vivo.1 This category includes growth factors, cytokines, and monoclonal ... composed of human, bacterial or animal cells (such as pancreatic islet cells for transplantation), or from physical parts of those cells (such ...

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by kcnq1ot1
Tue Nov 27, 2007 2:47 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: pharmaceutical biotechnology
Replies: 6
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diabeties

Are beta cell transplants only for Type 1[Type 1 or insulin—dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM)]? ... cause of their diabetes appears to be destruction of beta cells just as in Type 1, and islet cell antibodies, characteristic of Type 1, can be detected . Although the immune system ...

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by dipjyoti
Sun Feb 18, 2007 8:52 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: diabeties
Replies: 27
Views: 25969


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