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Mechanisms of glucose stimulated insulin secretion in health and in diabetes: Some re-evaluations and proposals

The Minkowski Award Lecture delivered on September 12, 1974, before the European Association for the Study of Diabetes at Jerusalem, Israel

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Cerasi, E. Mechanisms of glucose stimulated insulin secretion in health and in diabetes: Some re-evaluations and proposals. Diabetologia 11, 1–13 (1975). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00422811

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Key words

  • Glucose-induced insulin secretion
  • initiation of release
  • cyclic AMP
  • cholera toxin
  • phosphodiesterase inhibition
  • glucoreceptor
  • glucose utilization
  • calcium ions
  • potentiation of release
  • adrenaline
  • glucagon
  • diabetes
  • prediabetes
  • Acomys
  • isolated islets
  • perifusion
  • perfused pancreas