Pflügers Archiv

, Volume 414, Supplement 1, pp S152–S153 | Cite as

Comparison of the effects of putative activators of K+ channels on pancreatic B-cell function

  • T. D. Pant
  • M. G. Garrino
  • J. C. Henquin
Abstracts Proceedings

Keywords

Human Physiology Putative Activator 

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© Springer-Verlag 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. D. Pant
    • 1
  • M. G. Garrino
    • 2
  • J. C. Henquin
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.I. Physiologisches InstitutUniversity of SaarlandHomburg/SaarF.R.G.
  2. 2.Unité de Diabétologie et NutritionUniversity of LouvainBrusselsBelgium

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