Experientia

, Volume 33, Issue 10, pp 1332–1333

Effect of pancreatic polypeptide on DNA-synthesis in the pancreas

  • G. R. Greenberg
  • P. Mitznegg
  • S. R. Bloom
Physiologica

DOI: 10.1007/BF01920164

Cite this article as:
Greenberg, G.R., Mitznegg, P. & Bloom, S.R. Experientia (1977) 33: 1332. doi:10.1007/BF01920164

Summary

Bovine pancreatic polypeptide increases DNA-synthesis in the rat pancreas; no effect is observed in stomach (oxyntic area), duodenum or liver. BPP neither augments or inhibits the trophic action of cholecystokinin.

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. R. Greenberg
    • 1
  • P. Mitznegg
    • 1
  • S. R. Bloom
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MedicineRoyal Postgraduate Medical SchoolLondon(England)