Systemic Regulation of Islet Development & Function

OR13-1

Synergy between Oleic Acid and Prolactin in Beta Cell Growth: Adaptation of Islets to Pregnancy
Robert L Sorenson, Nicholas Bhagroo, Laurence Stout and T. Clark Brelje

OR13-2

Maternal High Fat Diet Consumption Alters Islet Vasculature and Innervation in the Nonhuman Primate
Lynley Pound, Sarah Michelle Comstock, Ashley Kostrba, Diana Lynn Takahashi, India Tindale, Peter Blundell and Kevin L. Grove

OR13-3

Preterm Birth in Sheep Alters Adult Pancreatic Beta-Cell Mass and Expression of Key Genes Involved in Insulin Secretion and Hepatic Insulin Sensitivity
Amita Bansal, Jane M Alsweiler, Kristin L Connor, Mike Dragunow, Jane E Harding and Frank H Bloomfield

OR13-5

The Adrenal Gland and Pancreatic Islets. A beneficial Endocrine Alliance?
Undine Schubert, Barbara Ludwig, Henning Morawietz and Stefan Richard Bornstein

OR13-6

OVER-EXPRESSION OF PROLACTIN RECEPTORS IN ADULT RAT ISLETS PROMOTES DNA SYNTHESIS THROUGH REGULATION OF CELL CYCLE GENE EXPRESSION
Ramamani Arumugam, Donald Edward Fleenor, Jennifer Moss, Danhong Lu and Michael Freemark