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Insulin and Glucagon Secretion in vivo and its Neural Control

Handbook of Physiology, The Endocrine System, The Endocrine Pancreas and Regulation of Metabolism

  1. Gerald J. Taborsky Jr.

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp070206

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Taborsky, G. J. 2011. Insulin and Glucagon Secretion in vivo and its Neural Control. Comprehensive Physiology. 153–176.

Author Information

  1. Department of Medicine, University of Washington and Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Anatomy of the Endocrine Pancreas
    • 1.1
      Islet Cell Types
    • 1.2
      Vascular Supply
    • 1.3
      Innervation
  • 2
    Acute Regulation of Secretion
    • 2.1
      Secretion During Feeding
    • 2.2
      Secretion During Hypoglycemia
  • 3
    Chronic Adaptation of Secretion
    • 3.1
      Fasting
    • 3.2
      Obesity
    • 3.3
      Pregnancy
    • 3.4
      Partial β-Cell Loss or Dysfunction
    • 3.5
      Human Diabetes Mellitus
  • 4
    Summary and Conclusion