GI hormones

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  • noun

Synonyms for GI hormones

hormones that affect gastrointestinal functioning

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Thus, our results demonstrated that the type of casein fragments flowing into the small intestine affected the regulation of GI hormones (CCK, secretin), which are related to pancreatic [alpha]-amylase secretion.
Serum and duodenal fluids sampling: Jugular blood and duodenum samples were collected and analyzed for serum GI hormone levels and [alpha]-amylase activity at 900, 1030, [down arrow]1330, 1630, and 1930 h after feeding on d 21 of the experiment.
In addition, ghrelin may be associated with GI hormone secretion in Korean native steers.