Physiology and Pathophysiology of the Islets of Langerhans by Bernat SoriaPhysiology and Pathophysiology of the Islets of Langerhans by Bernat Soria

Physiology and Pathophysiology of the Islets of Langerhans

EditorBernat Soria

Hardcover | March 31, 1998

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Miguel Hernandez Univ., Alicante, Spain. Proceedings of the 1st Internationl Meeting of the Pancreatic Islet Group, held November 25-28, 1994, in Alicante, Spain. Numerous tables and graphs.
Title:Physiology and Pathophysiology of the Islets of LangerhansFormat:HardcoverDimensions:468 pagesPublished:March 31, 1998Publisher:Springer US

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Table of Contents

Preface: Why are Islets so Important? B. Soriat. Stimulus-Secretion Coupling: Are KATP Channels Enough?: Glucose Recognition: Hexose Recognition by the Pancreatic B-Cell and the Gustatory Cell; A. Niki, H. Niki. Glucose-Induced Time-Dependent Potentiation and `Run Down' of Insulin Secretion in Islets of Young Rats; C.R. Bliss, G.W.G. Sharp. The Role for KATP Channels: ATP-Sensitive K+ Channel Closure Is not an Obligatory Step for Glucose-Induced Priming of Pancreatic B-Cell; N. Taguchi et al. Intracellular Messengers: Intracellular Second Messengers; S.J.H. Ashcroft. Modulation of Islet Release: Extracellular Messengers for Pancreatic B-Cells; T. Yada. B-Cell Metabolism and [Ca2+]: Reciprocal Links between Metabolism and Ionic Events in Islet Cells; W.J. Malaisse. B-Cell Heterogeneity. Building an Homogeneous Response from an Heterogeneous Population: Heterogeneity of beta-Cell Secretion: Possible Involvement of KATP Channels; M. Faehling, F.M. Ashcroft. IDDM (Insulin Dependent Diabetes mellitus): What Went Wrong? Mechanisms of B-Cell Destruction and Defence: New Aspects to Functioning and Regeneration of Pancreatic beta-Cells: Cyclic ADP-Ribose and Reg Gene; H. Okamoto. Pathophysiology of the NIDDM: Islet Growth, Regeneration and Transportation: 52 Additional Articles. Index.