Gut hormone release induced by food ingestion.

  title={Gut hormone release induced by food ingestion.},
  author={Tomoko Yamada},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  volume={42 5 Suppl},
Many polypeptides have been identified and localized to the gut, as well as the brain and other organs. These hormones are released into the circulation in response to meals, either through primary stimulation by a component of the meal, or through secondary stimulation as a result of separate action of the meal. Some of the released hormones may have… CONTINUE READING