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Friday, 14 December 2018 18:55

Metabolic Effects of Insulin

Insulin is the major hormone regulating blood glucose level. Insulin is synthesized by β cells of pancreas as preproinsulin, which is rapidly converted to proinsulin. Proinsulin is a single chain polypeptide. In the Golgi apparatus, proinsulin is broken down into 2 units- insulin (51 amino acids) and C (connecting)-polypeptide (31…

  • Diabetes
  • Metabolic Effects of Insulin
  • Metabolic Action of Insulin
  • Insulin
  • Insulin Production
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