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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Secretin

Secretin is a hormone that regulates water homeostasis throughout the body and influences the environment of the duodenum by regulating secretions in the ...

www.britannica.com/science/secretin

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 27 amino acids.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4200670

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 the ...

study.com/academy/lesson/secretin-definition-function.html

This lesson is about secretin, an important hormone in the body. We will discuss what secretin is, how the body naturally uses secretin, and how...

vivo.colostate.edu/hbooks/pathphys/endocrine/gi/secretin.html

Secretin. The small intestine is periodically assaulted by a flood of acid from the stomach, and it is important to put out that fire in a hurry to avoid acid burns.

www.pancreapedia.org/molecules/secretin

Jul 2, 2013 ... Gene Symbol: Sct. Abstract. Secretin is one of the “classical” gastrointestinal hormones and in fact was the first peptide hormone identified.

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/003892.htm

Dec 1, 2016 ... Read our article and learn more on MedlinePlus: Secretin stimulation test.

www.uptodate.com/contents/secretin

May 16, 2017 ... They named this substance secretin because it caused the pancreas to secrete fluid when acid was present in the gut. This discovery led to a ...

www.sciencedirect.com/topics/neuroscience/secretin

Secretin is a 27–amino acid endocrine hormone secreted from the epithelium of the upper small intestine in response to low pH and the presence of nutrient ...