Production of Functional Glucagon-Secreting α-Cells From Human Embryonic Stem Cells
- Alireza Rezania1,
- Michael J. Riedel2,
- Rhonda D. Wideman2,
- Francis Karanu1,
- Ziliang Ao3,
- Garth L. Warnock3 and
- Timothy J. Kieffer2,3
- 1BetaLogics Venture, Centocor Research and Development, Skillman, New Jersey;
- 2Laboratory of Molecular and Cellular Medicine, Department of Cellular and Physiological Sciences, Life Sciences Institute, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada;
- 3Department of Surgery, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
- Corresponding author: Timothy J. Kieffer, .
A.R., M.J.R., and R.D.W. contributed equally to this work.