Pancreatic islets in Platyrrhini monkeys:Callithrix jacchus, Saimiri boliviensis, Aotus azarae, andCebus apella. A cytological and immunocytochemical study


A histochemical and immunocytochemical study was performed to describe the cellular localization of four hormones in pancreatic tissue of the Callithricidae and Cebidae families belonging to Platyrrhini monkeys. Insulin, somatostatin, glucagon, and gastrin immunoreactive cells were detected in the pancreatic islets at light microscope level. Beta cells… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02381603


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