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Gene Music using Protein Sequence of GCGR "GLUCAGON RECEPTOR"

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Gene Music Using Protein Sequence of GCG "GLUCAGON"

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Blood Glucose Regulation: Glucagon | A-level Biology | OCR, AQA, Edexcel

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Hormone control of hunger

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Lena Eliasson, Lund University Diabetes Centre/EXODIAB: Islet gene expression

Glucagon is a peptide hormone, produced by alpha cells of the pancreas. It works to raise the concentration of glucose and fatty acids in the bloodstream, and is considered to be the main catabolic hormone of the body. It is also used as a medication to treat a number of health conditions. Its effect is opposite to that of insulin, which lowers the extracellular glucose.
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