Islets of Langerhans

Known as: Islands of Langerhans, cell islets, islets langerhans of 
Irregular microscopic structures consisting of cords of endocrine cells that are scattered throughout the PANCREAS among the exocrine acini. Each… (More)

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2016
Review
2016
Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) is a common complex metabolic disorder that has a strong genetic predisposition. During the past decade… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
The term inflammation originates from the Latin, inflammatio, meaning ‘setting on fire’, and in medicine it indicates the… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
In vivo protein-DNA interactions connect each transcription factor with its direct targets to form a gene network scaffold. To… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The cytoarchitecture of human islets has been examined, focusing on cellular associations that provide the anatomical framework… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Although tumor-infiltrating T cells have been documented in ovarian carcinoma, a clear association with clinical… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Although the source of embryonic stem (ES) cells presents ethical concerns, their use may lead to many clinical benefits if… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Amyloid deposits localized to the islets of Langerhans are typical of non-insulin-dependent human diabetes mellitus and of… (More)
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
Activated mononuclear cells appear to be important effector cells in autoimmune beta cell destruction leading to insulin… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
The vasculature of the islets of Langerhans was studied in rats using methacrylate corrosion casts and islet reconstructions from… (More)
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
Immunocytochemical examination of the islets of Langerhans in various animal species, including man, indicates that insulin… (More)
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