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CCK

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for the Cocos Islands. The code is used for transactions to and from Cocossian bank accounts and for international shipping to the Cocos Islands. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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Abbreviations: 5-HT = 5-hydroxytryptamine, ACC = anterior cingulate cortex, CCK = cholecystokinin, CNS = central nervous system, EAA = excitatory amino acid, ERK = extracellular signal-regulated kinase, IL = interleukin, MAPK = mitogen-activated protein kinase, mRNA = messenger ribonucleic acid, NF-[kappa]B = nuclear factor-[kappa]B, NK-1 = neurokinin-1, NMDA = N-methyl-D-aspartate, NOS = nitric oxide synthase, PPD = preprodynorphin, PPE = preproenkephalin, SCI = spinal cord injury, TNF-[alpha] = tumor necrosis factor-[alpha], VPL = ventral posterior lateral (ventroposterolateral).
Differential sensitivities of the sphincter of Oddi and gallbladder to cholecystokinin in the guinea pig: their role in transsphincteric bile flow.
Role of fluidity of membranes on the guanyl nucleotide-dependent binding of cholecystokinin 8-S to rat brain cortical membranes.
In this study, we examined the use of hepatobiliary iminodiacetic acid (HIDA) scans with cholecystokinin (CCK) infusion to identify patients with acalculous gallbladder disease who would benefit from LC.
Thyrotropin releasing hormone (TRH) and cholecystokinin octapeptide (CCK) are endogenous neuropeptides known to inhibit intake of alcohol.
3) Reduction of Food Consumption via Signalling to the Brain from the GI Tract 3a) Amylin & Leptin Analogues 3b) Peptide YY (PYY) & Pancreatic Polypeptide (PP) Analogues 3c) GLP-1 & Oxyntomodulin Analogues 3d) Cholecystokinin (CCK) Agonists 3e) Ghrelin Receptor Antagonists 3f) Others
Most pancreatic exocrine stimulation comes from the duodenum, which releases cholecystokinin and secretin, targeting acinar and ductal cells, respectively.
2011) on chromosome 3; cholecystokinin type A receptor (CCKAR) (Rikimaru et al.
In a study published in the Journal of Nutrition, researchers observed that a single test meal with high-fiber beans produced a two-fold greater increase in the satiety hormone cholecystokinin (CCK), compared to a control test meal without beans.
Other than increased blood glucose, arginine and lysine amino acids and gastrointestinal hormones such as gastrin, secretin, cholecystokinin, gastric inhibitory peptide, and growth hormone, cortisol and glucagon have an important role in insulin secretion.
Slendesta[R] is an all-natural ingredient that promotes the body's release of cholecystokinin, a peptide that makes a person feel fuller.
In response, the cells secrete serotonin (5-HT), substance P (S-P) and possibly cholecystokinin.