International Journal of Applied Biology and Forensics

Effects of Injected Insulin on Histological Structures of Pancreas Gland in Adult Male Indigenous Rabbit

Bassim Abdullah Jassim

College of Science, Al-Muthanna University, Iraq




The study designated to investigate the histological effect of the insulin on the pancreas in male adult indigenous rabbit. Treated group carry out number of experimental animals with age range 1-6 months, the experimental animals were divided in to three treated groups (A, B, C,) and control group (D) each group composed of six animal with control and each group divided in to two subgroup. Each subgroup contained three animals composed of treated and waited subgroups according on the time of injected insulin. The histological result of first treated group showed the significant decrease in the thickness of the connective tissue capsule also tissue section of the Islet of Langerhans appeared hypertrophy in cell type that consist of the endocrine acinus regions of pancreas gland.

Keywords: Insulin, Rabbit, Gestational Diabetes Mellitus, GDM, Pancreas