Pancreatic neuroendocrinology: peripheral neural mechanisms in the regulation of the Islets of Langerhans

Endocr Rev. Fall 1981;2(4):471-94. doi: 10.1210/edrv-2-4-471.
No abstract available

Publication types

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

MeSH terms

  • Adrenalectomy
  • Animals
  • Arteries / anatomy & histology
  • Atropine
  • Blood Glucose / metabolism
  • Cholecystokinin
  • Deoxyglucose
  • Epinephrine / pharmacology
  • Gastric Mucosa / metabolism
  • Glucagon / metabolism
  • Histocytochemistry
  • Humans
  • Insulin / metabolism
  • Insulin Secretion
  • Intestine, Small / metabolism
  • Islets of Langerhans / blood supply
  • Islets of Langerhans / cytology
  • Islets of Langerhans / innervation*
  • Neurons, Afferent / ultrastructure
  • Neurons, Efferent / ultrastructure
  • Norepinephrine / pharmacology
  • Pancreas / innervation
  • Pancreatic Polypeptide / metabolism
  • Somatostatin / metabolism
  • Vagotomy
  • Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide / metabolism

Substances

  • Blood Glucose
  • Insulin
  • Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide
  • Somatostatin
  • Pancreatic Polypeptide
  • Atropine
  • Glucagon
  • Cholecystokinin
  • Deoxyglucose
  • Norepinephrine
  • Epinephrine