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Carbohydrate Digestion ANSC 230 Fall 2011 By Amber Partridge
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Lets look at how this tiger will digest the Carbohydrates in his birthday cake!
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= Carbohydrate Our journey begins in the tiger’s mouth as he chews and swallows the cake.
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= Carbohydrate Our journey begins in the tiger’s mouth as he chews and swallows the cake.
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His salivary glands secrete saliva into the mouth, which will coat the food particles.
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His salivary glands secrete saliva into the mouth, which will coat the food particles. The main purpose of the saliva is to coat the particles and allow them to easily travel down the esophagus.
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His salivary glands secrete saliva into the mouth, which will coat the food particles. The main purpose of the saliva is to coat the particles and allow them to easily travel down the esophagus.
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The food travels down the esophagus and. .
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…into the stomach
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This is where most of the “action” starts!
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The stomach lining is composed of Gastric Pits.
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So lets take a look at what happens in one of these Gastric Pits…
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So lets take a look at what happens in one of these Gastric Pits…
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The Gastric Pit is composed of four different cells.
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This note was uploaded on 02/26/2012 for the course ANSC 230 taught by Professor Scottmills during the Fall '11 term at Purdue University-West Lafayette.

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