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Cellular Basis of Pepsinogen Secretion

Handbook of Physiology, The Gastrointestinal System, Salivary, Gastric, Pancreatic, and Hepatobiliary Secretion

  1. Stephen J. Hersey

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060314

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Hersey, S. J. 2011. Cellular Basis of Pepsinogen Secretion. Comprehensive Physiology. 267–278.

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    General Considerations
    • 1.1
      Basic Model for Pepsinogen Secretion
    • 1.2
      Experimental Models for Studying Pepsinogen Secretion
    • 1.3
      Assay of Pepsinogen
  • 2
    Properties of Pepsinogen
    • 2.1
      Biochemistry
    • 2.2
      Distribution
  • 3
    Secretion of Pepsinogen
    • 3.1
      Stimulation of Secretion
    • 3.2
      Intracellular Mediators
    • 3.3
      Secretory Mechanism
  • 4
    Summary