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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.

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by RLBallantyne
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... Isles. Despite this fact, the pancreas secrets several important hormones: A cells - glucagon B cells - insulin D cells - somatostatine F cells - the pancreatic polipeptide(i have no idea what it does..)

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by MrMistery
Mon Mar 13, 2006 7:12 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Pancreas...
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by Dr.Stein
Wed Jul 27, 2005 5:24 am
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