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type B pancreatic cell maturation (GO:0072560)
Annotations: Rat: (1) Mouse: (1) Human: (2) Chinchilla: (1) Bonobo: (1) Dog: (1) Squirrel: (1) Pig: (1)
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negative regulation of type B pancreatic cell development  
positive regulation of type B pancreatic cell development  
regulation of type B pancreatic cell development +   
type B pancreatic cell maturation  
A developmental process, independent of morphogenetic (shape) change, that is required for a type B pancreatic cell to attain its fully functional state. A type B pancreatic cell is a cell located towards center of the islets of Langerhans that secretes insulin.

Exact Synonyms: pancreatic B cell maturation ;   pancreatic beta cell maturation
Definition Sources: CL:0000169, GOC:BHF

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