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Human Insulin (Large) 3d printed

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Human Insulin (Large) 3d printed
Human Insulin (Large) 3d printed

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Human Insulin (Large)

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$90.00
Ships as soon as 17 days
3D printed in fully colored material with a glossy and smooth finish.
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Product Description
Insulin is a peptide hormone produced by beta cells of the pancreatic islets. It regulates the metabolism of carbohydrates, fats and protein by promoting the absorption of, especially, glucose from the blood into fat, liver and skeletal muscle cells. In these tissues the absorbed glucose is converted into either glycogen via glycogenesis or fats (triglycerides) via lipogenesis, or, in the case of the liver, into both. Glucose production (and excretion into the blood) by the liver is strongly inhibited by high concentrations of insulin in the blood. Circulating insulin also affects the synthesis of proteins in a wide variety of tissues. It is therefore an anabolic hormone, promoting the conversion of small molecules in the blood into large molecules inside the cells. Low insulin levels in the blood have the opposite effect by promoting widespread catabolism.
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Human Insulin
Dimensions:
11.35 x 11.43 x 9.38 cm
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4.47 x 4.5 x 3.69 inches
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Mature audiences only.
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