Chapter 11. Insulin and Glucagon

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch. and
  2. Cecilia M. O'Connor B.Sc.
  1. Werner Scrulze

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470718971.ch11

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Internal Secretions of the Pancreas (Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume 9

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Internal Secretions of the Pancreas (Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume 9

How to Cite

Scrulze, W. (2008) Insulin and Glucagon, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Internal Secretions of the Pancreas (Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume 9 (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and C. M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470718971.ch11

Author Information

  1. Medical Clinic, University of Leipzig

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1956

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722404

Online ISBN: 9780470718971

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Keywords:

  • insulin;
  • glucagon;
  • diabetes;
  • pancreatic extracts;
  • carbohydrate metabolism

Summary

This Chapter Contains Section Title:

  • Development of Glucagon Research

  • Burger's Studies on the Physiology of Insulin

  • “Initial Insulin Hyperglycaemia” as the Starting -Point of Burger's Glucagon Research

  • Separation of Glucagon from Insulin

  • Chemical Composition and Identification of Glucagon

  • Action, Biological Identification and Physiological Importance of Glucagon

  • Glucagon and Diabetogenesis

  • References

  • Discussion