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PP cell

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Subject: Pancreatic polypeptide, Beta cell, Tail of pancreas, Herring bodies, Basophil cell
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PP cell

PP cells, or gamma cells are pancreatic polypeptide producing cells in the pancreatic islets (Islets of Langerhans) of the pancreas. They are very few in number and are polygonal in shape.

PP cells have very few organelles and few granules.

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