Lecture 6- Absorption - Lecture6:Absorption SolubleFiber

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Lecture 6: Absorption 23/12/2009 19:02:00 Soluble Fiber Delaying Gastric Emptying is helpful treating: o Dumping Syndrome o Duodenal Ulcers o Diabetes o Appetite suppressant (?) Binds to bile o Lower blood cholesterol o Reduces colon cancer Sources: o Fruits  Apples Inside Peach Pear Prunes Dihydrophenylisatin o Legumes Beans o Whole Grains Oat Bran Psyllium (husks) Metamucil o Nuts Walnuts
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Peanuts  o Gums Gum Arabic Guar Gum Locus Bean Gum (Carob) Carrageenan (Cheap ice cream) o Chitosan? No evidence that it is effective Into the Intestine Takes place in the Duodenum o Stretching: Release of secretin from secretin containing cells Release of Cholecystokinin from CCK containing cells Release of Gastric Inhibiting Protein from GIP containing cells Secretin o Released by Pancreas
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Lecture 6- Absorption - Lecture6:Absorption SolubleFiber

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