Subject Areas on Research
- Endogenous acyl ghrelin is involved in mediating spontaneous phase III-like contractions of the rat stomach.
- Exogenous neuropeptide Y blocks myoelectric activity in the upper gastrointestinal tract of starved dogs. Brain neuropeptide Y converts a fasting pattern of myoelectric activity to a fed pattern.
- Fixed feeding potentiates interdigestive gastric motor activity in rats: importance of eating habits for maintaining interdigestive MMC.