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      • pancreatic alpha cell physiology trait

    • glucagon secretion trait   VT:0003565   (3)
    Definition: Any measurable or observable characteristic related to the controlled release of this hormone secreted by the alpha cells of the islets of Langerhans; it normally plays a role in regulation of blood glucose concentration, ketone metabolism, and other biochemical and physiological processes. [MP:0003565];
      (No descendants that are mapped to MPD data)

    MP:0003565 (abnormal glucagon secretion) is numbered similarly to VT:0003565 but is over in the MP ontology (semantics may or may not be similar).

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