Pancreatic islet isolation by mechanical-enzymatic separation, stationary collagenase digestion and dextran discontinuous density gradient purification: experimental study in dogs

The prospects for allotransplantation of pancreatic islets in man depend on the development of methods that provide sufficient quantities of pancreatic islets from a single donor, which are capable, when transplanted, of achieve the normalization of carbohydrate metabolism. Objective: Evaluate the e...

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Publication Date:2002
Main Author: Waisberg,Jaques
Other Authors: Soares,Heloísa Prado, Altieri,Luís Gustavo, Ramaciotti,Osíris, Speranzini,Manlio Basilio
Document type: Article
Language:eng
Published: Sociedade Brasileira para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Cirurgia
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Online Access:http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0102-86502002000200002
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