Species-specific effects of neurotensin on gallbladder contractionin vitro


We have previously shown that an in vivoadministration of neurotensin (NT) stimulates contraction of dog gallbladder (GB), but produces dilatation of GB in humans. The objective of this study was to examine the effect of NT on human, dog, guinea pig, and rabbit GB in vitro,in order to delineate direct versus indirect actions of NT in different species and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01536149


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