Search for dissertations about: "Hongyan Shuai"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Hongyan Shuai.

  1. 1. Studies of cAMP and Ca2+ signaling in pancreatic islet cells

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Hongyan Shuai; Uppsala universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; pancreatic islet; insulin; glucagon; somatostatin; pancreatic polypeptide; exendin- 9-39 ; GLP-1; GIP; ATP; adenosine; cAMP; Ca2 ; β-cell; α-cell; δ-cell; PP-cell;

    Abstract : The blood glucose-lowering and -elevating hormones insulin and glucagon are released from the pancreatic islet β- and α-cells, respectively. The intracellular messengers Ca2+ and cAMP have central roles in controlling the secretion of both hormones, but the underlying mechanisms are incompletely understood. READ MORE