Ghrelin Inhibits Insulin Release by Regulating the Expression of Inwardly Rectifying Potassium Channel 6.2 in Islets

The American Journal of the Medical Sciences, 02/24/2012

Ghrelin via pancreatic growth hormone secretagogue receptor up–regulates the Kir6.2 expression in islet by hyperpolarizing the resting membrane potential which results in the inhibition of insulin release.

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