what is the function of insulin

Asked by  | 23rd Jul, 2010, 10:52: PM

Expert Answer:

Insulin is a hormone secreted by the beta cells of Islets of Langerhans in the pancreas.
It regulates the level of glucose in the body. The excess glucose of the body is converted into glycogen and stored in the liver and muscles for future use.

Answered by  | 24th Jul, 2010, 12:02: AM

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