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Transforming growth factor-beta pathway: role in pancreas development and pancreatic disease

Cytokine & Growth Factor Reviews

Nov 1, 2005

Sushil G RaneHuei-Min Lin

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The pancreas is a complex exocrine and endocrine gland that controls many homeostatic functions. The exocrine pancreas produces and secretes digestive enzymes, whereas, the endocrine pancreas produces four distinct hormones, chief among them being the glucose regulating hormone-insulin....read more

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Embryo
Establishment and Maintenance of Localization
Pancreas Development
Neutralising Antibodies Analysis
NeuroD protein
Endoderm
Diabetes Mellitus, Non-Insulin-Dependent
Monoclonal Antibodies
Immune Response
Pathogenic Aspects
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Transforming growth factor-beta pathway: role in pancreas development and pancreatic disease

Cytokine & Growth Factor Reviews

Nov 1, 2005

Sushil G RaneHuei-Min Lin

PMID: 16257256

DOI: 10.1016/j.cytogfr.2005.09.003

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