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

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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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