| SHORT COMMUNICATION
|Year : 1985 | Volume
| Issue : 3 | Page : 170-172
Effect of B. pertussis vaccine on the morphology of beta cells of the pancreas
SS Ainapure, HL Dhar
1. The effect of B. pertussis vaccine a hypoglycemic agent, was studied on the morphology of the Beta cells of the pancreas in rabbits.
2. The vaccine did not lower the blood sugar in alloxan induced diabetic animals.
3. When administered four days prior to the injection of alloxan, it protected the beta cells from the destructive changes produced by the toxic agent.
S S Ainapure
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