Chapter 18. Pancreatic Islets and Growth

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

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470718971.ch18

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

Cavallero, C. (1956) Pancreatic Islets and Growth, 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.ch18

Author Information

  1. Institute of Pathological Anatomy, University of Milan

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:

  • pancreatic islets;
  • insulin;
  • glucagon;
  • atrophic acinar tissue;
  • carbohydrate metabolism

Summary

This Chapter Contains Section Title:

  • Effect of Glucagon on Body Growth of the Chick Embryo

  • Effect of Glucagon, Insulin and Somatotrophic Hormone on the Growth of Pituitary Dwarf Mice

  • Comment

  • References

  • Discussion