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Pancreas

Known as: Gastrointestinal Tract, Pancreas, Pancreatic, pancreatico 
An organ behind the lower part of the stomach that is the shape of a fish and about the size of a hand. It is a compound gland composed of both… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
The artificial pancreas (AP), known as closed-loop control of blood glucose in diabetes, is a system combining a glucose sensor… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
An algorithm continuously delivers appropriate insulin and glucagon doses to diabetic patients, maintaining their blood glucose… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
  • G. Gittes
  • Developmental biology
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 24224390
Pancreatic development represents a fascinating process in which two morphologically distinct tissue types must derive from one… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Novel strategies in diabetes therapy would obviously benefit from the use of beta (beta) cell stem/progenitor cells. However… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Differentiation of early gut endoderm cells into the endocrine cells forming the pancreatic islets of Langerhans depends on a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The mammalian pancreas contains two distinct cell populations: endocrine cells which secrete hormones into the bloodstream, and… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
SummaryThere have been few reports on (1) the nature and pathogenesis of small cystic lesions of the pancreas, (2) their… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
To define the role of TGF alpha in normal tissue function and in pathogenesis, transgenic mice have been generated bearing a… Expand
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Deposition of amyloid in pancreatic islets is a common feature in human type 2 diabetic subjects but because of its insolubility… Expand
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
1. Quantitative study of insular tissue has revealed that the number of B cells is greatly diminished in Patients with acute… Expand
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