Number of Islets of Langerhans in the pancreas

Range ~250,000 islets of Langerhans/pancreas
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Leslie, Robbins (eds.) 1995 Diabetes: clinical science in practice, Howell, Regulation of insulin synthesis, p.1 left column top paragraph
Comments "The human pancreas contains ~250,000 individual islets of Langerhans." See BNID 109966, 113104
Entered by Uri M
ID 109961