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Regulation of Digestive Reactions by the Pancreas

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

  1. Stephen S. Rothman

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp060323

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Rothman, S. S. 2011. Regulation of Digestive Reactions by the Pancreas. Comprehensive Physiology. 465–476.

Author Information

  1. Departments of Physiology and Stomatology, University of California, San Francisco, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Regulation Of Digestion As A Function of Bulk
  • 2
    Regulation of Specific Digestive Reactions
    • 2.1
      Effect of Diet on Digestive Enzyme Content of the Pancreas
    • 2.2
      Parallel Secretion
    • 2.3
      Adaptation Versus Regulation
    • 2.4
      Nonparallel Transport
  • 3
    Properties of Regulation
    • 3.1
      Sensory Input
    • 3.2
      Modes of Action
    • 3.3
      Regulatory Outcomes
  • 4
    Mechanism of Secretion
  • 5
    End Products and Zymogen Granules
  • 6
    Conclusion