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Comparative Neuroendocrinology of Gut Peptides

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

  1. G. J. Dockray

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060208

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Dockray, G. J. 2011. Comparative Neuroendocrinology of Gut Peptides. Comprehensive Physiology. 133–170.

Author Information

  1. MRC Secretory Control Research Group, Physiological Laboratory, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    General and Comparative Aspects of Organization
    • 1.1
      Cellular Origins
    • 1.2
      Molecular Aspects
    • 1.3
      Target Tissues
  • 2
    Experimental Approaches
  • 3
    Gastrin-CCK
    • 3.1
      Sequences and Genes
    • 3.2
      Distribution
    • 3.3
      Biological Properties
  • 4
    VIP/Secretin Family
    • 4.1
      Sequences and Genes
    • 4.2
      VIP and PHI
    • 4.3
      Glucagon
    • 4.4
      Secretin
    • 4.5
      GIP
    • 4.6
      GH-RF
    • 4.7
      Helodermin and Helospectins
    • 4.8
      Distribution
    • 4.9
      Biological Actions
  • 5
    Bombesins
    • 5.1
      Sequences and Genes
    • 5.2
      Distribution
    • 5.3
      Biological Properties
  • 6
    Tachykinins
    • 6.1
      Sequences and Genes
    • 6.2
      Distribution
    • 6.3
      Biological Properties
  • 7
    Pancreatic Polypeptide Family
    • 7.1
      Sequences and Genes
    • 7.2
      Distribution
    • 7.3
      Biological Properties
  • 8
    Opioid Peptides
    • 8.1
      Sequences and Genes
    • 8.2
      Distribution
    • 8.3
      Biological Properties
  • 9
    Neurotensin
    • 9.1
      Sequences
    • 9.2
      Distribution and Actions
  • 10
    Somatostatin
    • 10.1
      Sequences and Genes
    • 10.2
      Distribution
    • 10.3
      Biological Properties
  • 11
    Invertebrate Peptides
    • 11.1
      Hydra Head Activator Peptide
    • 11.2
      FMRF-Amide
    • 11.3
      Other Molluscan Cardioactive Peptides: SCP and LCP
    • 11.4
      Proctolin
    • 11.5
      Adipokinetic Hormone
  • 12
    Overview