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Selective Regulation of Gene Expression in the Exocrine Pancreas

Handbook of Physiology, The Gastrointestinal System, Salivary, Gastric, Pancreatic, and Hepatobiliary Secretion

  1. George A. Scheele1,
  2. Horst F. Kern2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060325

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Scheele, G. A. and Kern, H. F. 2011. Selective Regulation of Gene Expression in the Exocrine Pancreas. Comprehensive Physiology. 499–513.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Laboratory of Cell and Molecular Biology, The Rockefeller University, New York, New York

  2. 2

    Department of Cell Biology, Philipps University, Marburg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011


The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Differential Regulation of Gene Expression
    • 1.1
      Separation of Gene Products by Two-Dimensional Gel Electrophoresis
    • 1.2
      Adaptation to Inverse Changes in Nutritional Substrates in the Diet
    • 1.3
      Response to Hormonal Stimulation
    • 1.4
      Pavlov's Dietary Adaptation is Mediated by Specific Hormones
    • 1.5
      Nutritional Shock
  • 2
    Gene Expression Is Regulated At Multiple Levels
    • 2.1
      Prenatal and Postnatal Development
    • 2.2
      Nutritional Substrates and Hormones
  • 3
    Mechanisms in Selective Regulation of Gene Transcription
    • 3.1
      Processing Signals in Eucaryotic Genes
    • 3.2
      Promoter Elements
    • 3.3
      Enhancer Elements
  • 4
    Selective Regulation of Mrna Translation Efficiency: Possible Mechanisms