a polypeptide hormone, produced in the small intestine, that activates the pancreas to secrete
Secretin is a hormone that regulates water homeostasis throughout the body and
influences the environment of the duodenum by regulating secretions in the ...
Feb 18, 2014 ... Secretin, a digestive hormone secreted by the wall of the upper part of the small
intestine (the duodenum). Secretin is a polypeptide made up of ...
A hormone, formed by the epithelial cells of the duodenum under the stimulus of
acid contents from the stomach, which incites secretion of pancreatic juice; used
Abstract: Secretin is secreted by S cells in the small intestine and affects the
function of a number of organ systems. Secretin receptors (SR) are expressed in
Mar 18, 2003 ... Secretin functions as a type of fireman: it is released in response to acid in the
small intestine, and stimulates the pancreas and bile ducts to ...
The secretin stimulation test measures the ability of the pancreas to respond to a
hormone called secretin. The small intestine produces secretin when partially ...
This lesson is about secretin, an important hormone in the body. In this lesson,
we will discuss what secretin is, how it is used in the body, and...
Jul 2, 2013 ... Gene Symbol: Sct. Abstract. Secretin is one of the “classical” gastrointestinal
hormones and in fact was the first peptide hormone identified.
Definition Secretin is a hormone naturally present in the body. Secretin
manufactured for medical purposes derives from pigs and has been used ...