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Islet-cell-stimulating antibodies

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Islet-cell-stimulating antibodies

(Science: immunology) autoantibodies to a putative beta-cell receptor; stimulate the release of insulin both in rodents and man; may be analogous to the thyroid stimulating antibodies that cause graves hyperthyroidism

Synonym: icsta