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Identification of the D1-cell as the source of human pancreatic polypeptide (HPP).
  1. P Heitz,
  2. J M Polak,
  3. S R Bloom,
  4. A G Pearse


    Immunoperoxidase positive HPP-producing cells have been examined ultrastructurally using the serial semithin-thin section technique. The features of the HPP cells were found to be identical with those of the previously described D1-cell. The D1-cells are scattered throughout the exocrine parenchyma and occur to a minor extent in the islets.

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