ZFIN ID: ZDB-PUB-161215-11
From bugs to beta cells
Zhang, Y., Hesselson, D.
Date: 2016
Source: eLIFE   5: (Review)
Registered Authors: Hesselson, Daniel, Zhang, Yuxi
Keywords: beta cells, development, developmental biology, infectious disease, microbiology, microbiota, stem cells, zebrafish
MeSH Terms:
  • Animals
  • Bacterial Proteins
  • Cell Proliferation
  • Insulin-Secreting Cells*
  • Pancreas
  • Zebrafish*
PubMed: 27960073 Full text @ Elife
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ABSTRACT
Certain microbes in the intestine secrete protein that stimulates the proliferation of beta cells in the pancreas during development.
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