enteroendocrine

enteroendocrine

pertaining to intestinal hormones.

enteroendocrine cells
cells of the intestinal mucosa that produce hormones such as secretin and cholecystokinin.
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SCFAs, when present in sufficient quantities, regulate PPAR gamma as well as increasing incretin production in gut enteroendocrine cells.
Enteroendocrine cells have a variety of shapes [4, 5, 17], in H+E staining - a dark nucleus is surrounded by a bright, weakly stained cytoplasm.
Gastric banding is "a purely restrictive procedure," while gastric bypass--especially Roux-en-Y bypass--diverts nutrients to the distal small intestine, where enteroendocrine cells secrete GLP-1, the researchers wrote.
During observation and analysis of the now in vivo organoids, they looked for signs of posterior region enteroendocrine cells, which make hormones found in naturally developed human colon.
During observation and analysis of the now in vivo organoids, study authors looked for signs of posterior region enteroendocrine cells, which make hormones found in naturally developed human colon.
By characterizing gene expression from 13,102 single cells, Yan and colleagues were able to show that Lgr5- control cells represented differentiated cell types of the small intestinal lineages, including Paneth, goblet, enteroendocrine, enterocyte, pre-enterocyte, and tuft cells.
The endogenous ligand for this receptor is ghrelin9 Ghrelin is a 28 amino acid peptide produced by enteroendocrine cells of stomach in response to negative energy balance.
Glands of the small intestines contain paneth cells, enteroendocrine cells, M cells, and stem cells in addition to enterocytes and goblet cells
Covering the surfaces of the villi are enterocytes, goblet cells and a few enteroendocrine cells.
GLP-2 is a 33-amino acid intesti-notrophic hormone derived from posttranslational processing of proglucagon in the enteroendocrine L cells of the ileum and colon (Cameron and Perdue, 2005).
Whey proteins have beneficial effects on intestinal enteroendocrine cells stimulating cell growth and increasing the production and secretion of incretin hormones.