motilin

Known as: Motilin [Chemical/Ingredient] 
A peptide of about 22-amino acids isolated from the DUODENUM. At low pH it inhibits gastric motor activity, whereas at high pH it has a stimulating… (More)
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2005
2005
Motilin, a 22-amino acid gastrointestinal peptide, and ghrelin, the natural ligand of the growth hormone secretagogue receptor… (More)
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2002
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2002
A novel peptide called ghrelin or motilin-related-peptide (MTLRP) was found in the stomach of various mammals. We studied its… (More)
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2000
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2000
INTRODUCTION Motilin-receptor agonists are prokinetics; whether they relieve the symptoms of functional dyspepsia is unknown. We… (More)
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1999
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1999
Motilin is a 22-amino acid peptide hormone expressed throughout the gastrointestinal (GI) tract of humans and other species. It… (More)
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1996
1996
BACKGROUND The irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is associated with motor abnormalities in the small intestine and colon… (More)
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1989
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1989
Erythromycin A (EMA) is a potent stimulator of gastrointestinal motor activity. In vitro studies suggest that it mimics motilin… (More)
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1986
1986
The plasma motilin levels were studied in seven patients with severe long-standing idiopathic constipation before and after a fat… (More)
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1984
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1984
The gastrointestinal motor stimulating activity of erythromycin (EM) was studied in conscious dogs. It was found that a 20-min… (More)
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1979
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1979
In order to assess the possible role of the new candidate gut hormone, motilin, in cantrolling the interdigestive migrating motor… (More)
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1976
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1976
Gastrointestinal contractile activity from the lower esophageal sphincter to the terminal ileum in the conscious dogs was… (More)
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