Trending Medical and health breaking news Fetal Gut May Have Insulin-Producing Cells That Shut Off at Birth

Trending Medical and well being breaking information Fetal Intestine Could Have Insulin-Producing Cells That Shut Off at Start

In addition to pancreatic beta cells that secrete insulin, researchers have found that fetal cells in the gut secrete insulin proteins, but neonatal cells do not, suggesting that this ability is turned off at birth. The study findings are “plausible, because the pancreas and the small intestine originate from the same tissue in the growing…