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Pancreatic duct

Known as: Duct, Pancreatic, Canal of Wirsung, Ductus pancreaticus 
Part of a system of ducts in the pancreas. Pancreatic juices containing enzymes are released into these ducts and flow into the small intestine.
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
A longstanding unsettled question is whether pancreatic beta cells originate from exocrine duct cells. We have now used genetic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Purpose: Antitumor immune response changes drastically during the progression of cancers. Established cancers often escape from… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Invasive pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma is an almost uniformly fatal disease. Several distinct noninvasive precursor lesions… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Type 2 diabetes is characterized by impaired insulin secretion. Some but not all studies suggest that a decrease in β-cell mass… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The location and lineage of cells that give rise to endocrine islets during embryogenesis has not been established nor has the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Pancreas development begins with the formation of buds at specific sites in the embryonic foregut endoderm. We used recombination… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The endocrine cells of the rat pancreatic islets of Langerhans, including insulin-producing beta-cells, turn over every 40-50… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The genetic progression described by Yamano et al in this issue of The American Journal of Pathology helps establish a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
PURPOSE To assess the utility of dynamic MR pancreatography in the evaluation of the behavior of the pancreatic duct after… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Monoclonal antibody MRK16 was used to determine the location of P-glycoprotein, the product of the multidrug-resistance gene… Expand
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