NS 115 - Stomach Events

NS 115 - Stomach Events - Gastric Lipase • Breaks down...

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Stomach Events o Secretions Gastrin (hormone) released by endocrine cells, circulates into the blood, back into the stomach Parasympathetic release from secretegogues Stimulates release of gastric acid from exocrine cells
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Unformatted text preview: Gastric Lipase • Breaks down fat into fatty acids Ghrelin • Responds to drop in glucose • Stimulates eating, secreted when stomach is empty Gastric acid • Mostly HCl and intrinsic factor...
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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.

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