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Distribution of Gut Peptides

Handbook of Physiology, The Gastrointestinal System, Neural and Endocrine Biology

  1. Vay Liang W. Go1,
  2. Timothy R. Koch2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060206

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Go, V. L. W. and Koch, T. R. 2011. Distribution of Gut Peptides. Comprehensive Physiology. 111–122.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, Maryland

  2. 2

    Division of Gastroenterology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Distribution of Neuropeptides in the Gastrointestinal Tract
    • 1.1
      Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide
    • 1.2
      Substance P
    • 1.3
      Methionine5-Enkephalin
    • 1.4
      Bombesin-like Immunoreactive Peptides
    • 1.5
      Peptide Histidine Isoleucine
    • 1.6
      Other Neuropeptides
  • 2
    Distribution of Endocrine Peptides in the Gastrointestinal Tract
    • 2.1
      Gastrin
    • 2.2
      Cholecystokinin
    • 2.3
      Secretin
    • 2.4
      Gastric Inhibitory Peptide
    • 2.5
      Motilin
    • 2.6
      Neurotensin
    • 2.7
      Enteroglucagon
    • 2.8
      Peptide YY
    • 2.9
      Somatostatin
  • 3
    Distribution of Neuropeptides in the Brain
    • 3.1
      Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide
    • 3.2
      Cholecystokinin
    • 3.3
      Neurotensin
    • 3.4
      Substance P
  • 4
    Distribution of Neuropeptides in the Spinal Cord
    • 4.1
      Neurotensin
    • 4.2
      Substance P
    • 4.3
      Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide
    • 4.4
      Cholecystokinin
  • 5
    Distribution of Neuropeptides in Other Tissues
    • 5.1
      Vasoactive Intestinal Polypeptide in Coronary Arteries
    • 5.2
      Substance P in Coronary Arteries
  • 6
    Summary