Mononuclear cytotoxicity and proliferation towards glucose stimulated rodent pancreatic islet cells.

Abstract

Diabetes is due to an autoimmune cellular immunologic destruction of the pancreatic beta cells. By the use of a chromium release assay and a proliferation assay we have investigated the possible role of beta cell activity for this destruction. Results show that in vitro glucose stimulated pancreatic islet cells are subjects to a slight but significantly… (More)

Topics

  • Presentations referencing similar topics