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Descriptor English: Pancreatic Hormones
Descriptor Spanish: Hormonas Pancreáticas
Descriptor Portuguese: Hormônios Pancreáticos
Descriptor French: Hormones pancréatiques
Entry term(s): Hormones, Pancreatic
Tree number(s): D06.472.699.587
D12.644.548.586
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D010187
Scope note: Peptide hormones secreted into the blood by cells in the ISLETS OF LANGERHANS of the pancreas. The alpha cells secrete glucagon; the beta cells secrete insulin; the delta cells secrete somatostatin; and the PP cells secrete pancreatic polypeptide.
Annotation: /biosyn /physiol permitted
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Public MeSH Note: 74
History Note: 74
Related: Receptors, Pancreatic Hormone MeSH
DeCS ID: 10375
Unique ID: D010187
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Date Established: 1974/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2006/07/05
Pancreatic Hormones - Preferred
Concept UI M0015800
Scope note Peptide hormones secreted into the blood by cells in the ISLETS OF LANGERHANS of the pancreas. The alpha cells secrete glucagon; the beta cells secrete insulin; the delta cells secrete somatostatin; and the PP cells secrete pancreatic polypeptide.
Preferred term Pancreatic Hormones
Entry term(s) Hormones, Pancreatic



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