Gene regulatory factors in pancreatic development.

  title={Gene regulatory factors in pancreatic development.},
  author={Jan Nygaard Jensen},
  journal={Developmental dynamics : an official publication of the American Association of Anatomists},
  volume={229 1},
The intensity of research on pancreatic development has increased markedly in the past 5 years, primarily for two reasons: we now know that the insulin-producing beta-cells normally arise from an endodermally derived, pancreas-specified precursor cell, and successful transplants of islet cells have been performed, relieving patients with type I diabetes of symptoms for extended periods after transplantation. Combining in vitro beta-cell formation from a pancreatic biopsy of a diabetic patient… CONTINUE READING
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