Pregnancy hormones boost beta cells via serotonin

Nat Med. 2010 Jul;16(7):756-7. doi: 10.1038/nm0710-756.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • News

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Female
  • Insulin Resistance*
  • Insulin-Secreting Cells / physiology*
  • Mice
  • Models, Biological
  • Placental Lactogen / metabolism*
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy, Animal*
  • Prolactin / blood*
  • Receptor, Serotonin, 5-HT1B / physiology
  • Serotonin / physiology*
  • Signal Transduction

Substances

  • HTR1B protein, human
  • Receptor, Serotonin, 5-HT1B
  • Serotonin
  • Prolactin
  • Placental Lactogen