Oscillations of Cytosolic Ca2+ in Pancreatic Islets of Langerhans

  • Franz Martín
  • Jose A. G. Pertusa
  • Bernat Soria
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 426)


In the last decades evidences have accumulated implicating the involvement of cytoplasmic Ca2+([Ca2+]i) in stimulus-secretion coupling in isolated islets of Langerhans.


Pancreatic Islet Insulin Release Fast Oscillation Intact Islet Mouse Pancreatic Islet 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Franz Martín
    • 1
  • Jose A. G. Pertusa
    • 1
  • Bernat Soria
    • 1
  1. 1.Center for Bioengineering, Department of PhysiologyMiguel Hernandez UniversityAlicanteSpain

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