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Unformatted text preview: Rapid turnover can lead to errors in these cells which can cause CANCER Contains enzymes o Breaks down Carbs, Proteins, and Lipids o Contains cells that respond to stretch Releases SECRETIN when stretched o Releases CHOLECYSTOKINI (CCK), and GASTRIC INHIBITING PROTEIN (GIP) • Role in Digestion o Chyme from stomach enters duodenum of SI first o Acidic chyme is neutralized by secretin o Site of enzymatic digestion and nutrient absorption ....
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2010 for the course NS 1150 taught by Professor Levitsky during the Fall '05 term at Cornell.
- Fall '05