Serotonin competence of mouse beta cells during pregnancy


Pregnancy is a key mammalian reproductive event in which growth and differentiation of the fetus imposes extra metabolic and hormonal demands on the mother. Its successful outcome depends on major changes in maternal blood circulation, metabolism and endocrine function. One example is the endocrine pancreas, where beta cells undergo a number of changes in… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00125-016-3951-2


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