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________ in the pancreatic islets secrete the hormone insulin in response to a high concentration of glucose in the blood. A. Beta cells B. Alpha cells C. Gamma cells D. Sigma cells
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User: What is atmospheric pressure? A. Pressure of the air inside the body B. Pressure of the air outside the body C. Pressure of the air within one’s mouth D. Pressure of the air within one’s lungs

User: ________ in the pancreatic islets secrete the hormone insulin in response to a high concentration of glucose in the blood. A. Beta cells B. Alpha cells C. Gamma cells D. Sigma cells

Weegy: B. Alpha cells
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B. Pressure of the air outside the body
Atmospheric pressure is the pressure of the air outside the body.
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