Effect of glucagon and insulin upon biliary lipid secretion.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The choleretic hormones, glucagon and insulin, were studied to determine whether they influence biliary lipid secretion in the dog. Glucagon was found to decrease biliary cholesterol and phospholipid secretion. These findings provide further support for a canalicular action of glucagon.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Meyers, WC; Jones, RS

Published Date

  • January 1, 1979

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 137 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 7 - 12

PubMed ID

  • 758844

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0002-9610

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0002-9610(79)90003-5


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States