Last Updated: Tuesday, November 19, 2013, 13:59
The endocrine part of the pancreas, the Islets of Langerhans, produces and secretes insulin, the hormone that regulates blood sugar levels.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 14, 2013, 11:30
A common myth which is generally associated with this lifestyle disease is that consuming too much sugar causes diabetes.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 16:58
Researchers have successfully developed an innovative 3D method to grow miniature pancreas from progenitor cells.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 12:29
Scientists have successfully grown stem cells, which have the ability to develop into two different types of cells that make up a healthy pancreas.
Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 15:46
Researchers have shown that mice`s pancreas have cells, which are capable of being converted into insulin-producing beta cells.
Last Updated: Monday, June 24, 2013, 13:20
Doctors have reported a major medical breakthrough in the development of `artificial pancreas`.
Last Updated: Monday, June 10, 2013, 15:57
Researchers have tested an artificial pancreas that could one day improve lives of millions of people suffering from diabetes in a home environment for the first time.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 14:53
Artificial pancreas improved glucose levels and significantly reduced the risk of hypoglycemia as compared with diabetes treatment using an insulin pump.