Beta-cell function

Last Updated: August 16 2022

Beta cells are cells in the pancreas that synthesize, store, and secrete insulin. "Beta-cell function" refers to the ability of beta cells to synthesize, store, and secrete insulin in amounts sufficient to maintain normal blood sugar levels.

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