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beta cells of islets of lagerhands release what

Insulin (70% of total secretions)


glucagon secreted from where

alpha cells of islets


delta cells of the islet of langerhans secrete what



f cells of the islets of langerhans secrete what

pancreatic polypeptide


what is GLP 1

glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1), a hormone released by the small intestine in response to an oral glucose load

Increasing GLP-1 levels, either by the administration of an analogue (glucagon-like peptide-1, GLP-1 mimetics, e.g. exenatide) or inhibiting its breakdown (dipeptidyl peptidase-4 ,DPP-4 inhibitors - the gliptins), is therefore the target of two recent classes of drug.


what hormones secrete water and electrolytes and enzymes respectively into the pancreatic juice

Secretin causes secretion of water and electrolytes
Cholecystokinin causes enzyme secretion