gastrointestinal hormone


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gastrointestinal hormone

[¦ga·strō‚in′tes·tən·əl ′hȯr‚mōn]
(biochemistry)
Any hormone secreted by the gastrointestinal system.
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While the pathogenesis of DGP remains unclear, it is believed that neuropathy, hyperglycemia, changes in serum gastrointestinal hormones, microvascular disease, and metabolic disorders contribute to this condition.
Table-IV: Serum gastrointestinal hormone levels (pg/ml, xs).
Conclusion: Supplementing early enteral micro-feeding with glutamine promoted the absorption of neonatal routine nutrients and vitamin D, obviously regulated gastrointestinal hormones, and elevated weight as a result.
Postprandial gastrointestinal hormone production is different, depending on the type of reconstruction following total gastrectomy.
It was acknowledged that gastrointestinal hormones play important role in the regulation of gastrointestinal function [7, 8].
Until now, as far as we are aware, there have been no reports on the regulative effects of EO from RA on delayed gastric emptying, gastrointestinal hormone and corticotropin-releasing factor (CRF) abnormalities induced by restraint stress stimulation in animals and on the mechanism of action of the EO.
Gastrointestinal hormone concentrations, including motilin (MTL), gastrin (GAS), somatostatin (SS) and vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP) were determined with commercially available radioimmunoassay (RIA) kits.
EndoBarrier Therapy affects certain gastrointestinal hormones involved in insulin sensitivity, glucose metabolism and satiety, and these changes allow for rapid and sustained improvement of type 2 diabetes and weight loss.
Once implanted, EndoBarrier Therapy affects certain gastrointestinal hormones involved in insulin sensitivity, glucose metabolism and satiety, and these changes allow for rapid and sustained improvement of type 2 diabetes and weight loss.
Results were presented on the effects of EndoBarrier on two gastrointestinal hormones, gut peptides glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) and peptide YY (PYY), and other diabetes measures.

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