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Author Symposium on Hepatotrophic Factors (1977 : London, England)

Title Hepatotrophic Factors
Published Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier : Excerpta Medica, 1978


Description 1 online resource (418 pages)
Series Ciba Foundation symposium ; 55 (new ser.)
Novartis Foundation Symposia ; v. 921
Ciba Foundation symposium ; new ser. 55.
Novartis Foundation Symposia
Contents Hepatotrophic Factors; Contents; Introduction; Ultrastructural and metabolic studies of isolated and cultured hepatocytes; Discussion; Kinetics of hepatocellular proliferation as a function of the microvascular structure and functional state of the liver; Discussion; Proliferation of hepatocytes; Discussion; Hormonal factors concerned with liver regeneration; Discussion; A hundred years of the hepatotrophic controversy; Discussion; Other views about the hepatotrophic concept; Discussion; Signals for insulin secretion; Signals for glucagon secretion; Discussion
Liver atrophy, hypertrophy and regenerative hyperplasia in the rat: the relevance of blood flowDiscussion; Insulin as a cellular growth regulator; Insulin-induced liver hyperplasia: evidence for a negative liversize-correcting process; Discussion of the two preceding papers; Amino acid transport in isolated hepatocytes: effect of glucagon; Discussion; Hepatotrophic effects of pancreatic and gastrointestinal hormones in the rat in vivo and in vitro; Discussion; Studies on plasma cytotoxicity and liver regeneration in fulminant hepatic failure; Discussion
Portacaval shunt for glycogen storage disease and hyperlipidaemiaDiscussion; Glycogen storage disease: new approaches to therapy; Discussion; Hepatotrophic factors: implications for diabetes mellitus; Discussion; General discussion; Index of contributors; Subject index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Liver -- Diseases -- Congresses
Liver -- Regeneration -- Congresses
Liver cells -- Congresses
Insulin -- Physiological effect -- Congresses
MEDICAL -- Hepatology.
Insulin -- Physiological effect
Liver cells
Liver -- Diseases
Liver -- Regeneration
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780470718056