Islets of Langerhans: The Puzzle of Intraislet Interactions and Their Relevance to Diabetes

J Clin Invest. 1990 Apr;85(4):983-7. doi: 10.1172/JCI114574.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Cell Communication*
  • Diabetes Mellitus / physiopathology*
  • Glucagon / metabolism
  • Humans
  • Insulin / metabolism
  • Insulin Secretion
  • Islets of Langerhans / anatomy & histology
  • Islets of Langerhans / physiology*
  • Somatostatin / physiology

Substances

  • Insulin
  • Somatostatin
  • Glucagon