Critical comments on the classic concept of hypoglycemia induced epinephrine secretion.

@article{Porta1990CriticalCO,
  title={Critical comments on the classic concept of hypoglycemia induced epinephrine secretion.},
  author={S. Porta and W Emsenhuber and Sabine Supanz and B Korsatko},
  journal={Endocrinologia experimentalis},
  year={1990},
  volume={24 1-2},
  pages={143-9}
}
Our experiments showed that a continuous chronic administration of norepinephrine (NE) to rats for 20 h by means of subcutaneously implantable retard tablets, led to a highly significant epinephrine(E) depletion of the adrenal medulla during normoglycemia. The rise of free plasma NE was accompanied by increased free plasma E values at 12 hours. At this time… CONTINUE READING