Induction and origin of hepatocytes in rat pancreas

  title={Induction and origin of hepatocytes in rat pancreas},
  author={Jarnardan K. Reddy and M. Sambasiva Rao and Sajjad A. Qureshi and M. Kumudavalli Reddy and Dante G. Scarpelli and Narendra D. Lalwani},
  journal={The Journal of Cell Biology},
  pages={2082 - 2090}
2-[4(2,2- Dichlorocyclopropyl )phenoxy]2-methyl propionic acid (ciprofibrate), a peroxisome proliferator , induced hepatocytes in the pancreas of adult male F-344 rats when added to their diet at a dosage of 10 mg/kg body weight for 60-72 wk. These cells are morphologically indistinguishable from hepatic hepatocytes and were usually localized adjacent to… CONTINUE READING