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insulin secretion trait (VT:0003564)
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glucagon secretion trait 
insulin secretion trait  
Any measurable or observable characteristic related to the controlled release of this hormone secreted by beta cells of the pancreas, which promotes glucose utilization, protein synthesis, and the formation and storage of neutral lipids.

Definition Sources: MP:0003564

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