PP cell

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PP cell
Code TH H3.04.02.0.00035
Anatomical terminology

Γ (gamma) cells, (PP cells) are pancreatic polypeptide producing cells in the islets of Langerhans of the pancreas. They are very few in number and are polygonal in shape.

PP cells have very few organelles and few granules.