Proventriculus

A portion of the digestive system of birds, insects and invertebrates lying between the crop and the gizzard. It is responsible for the secretion of… (More)
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2007
2007
This is a test-report of ghrelin levels in plasma and proventriculus, the glandular portion of the avian stomach, by using a… (More)
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2005
2005
Ghrelin is modified by fatty acid at the third serine residue. In this study, derivation of fatty acid for acylation of ghrelin… (More)
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2004
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2004
A 42-d trial was conducted to study the influence of 2 plant extracts on performance, digestibility, and digestive organ weights… (More)
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2003
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2003
Fat body and hemocytes play a central role in cellular and humoral responses for systemic infections in invertebrates, similar to… (More)
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2003
2003
Ghrelin was isolated from the rat stomach as an endogenous ligand for the growth hormone secretagogue receptor (GHS-R) and has… (More)
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2002
2002
Peritrophic matrix (peritrophic membrane or PM) is an important structure in the gut of most insects at some stage in their… (More)
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2001
2001
Outbreaks of an avian disease in infectious bronchitis-vaccinated chickens in China have led to the characterization of… (More)
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1999
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1999
Post-mesocyclic development of Trypanosoma brucei in the tsetse fly in its migration from midgut to salivary glands, was… (More)
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1999
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1999
A rifampin-resistant Lactobacillus salivarius strain, CTC2197, was assessed as a probiotic in poultry, by studying its ability to… (More)
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1996
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1996
Yersinia pestis, the cause of bubonic plague, is transmitted by the bites of infected fleas. Biological transmission of plague… (More)
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