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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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Hara, "Pork peptone stimulates cholecystokinin secretion from enteroendocrine cells and suppresses appetite in rats," Bioscience, Biotechnology, and Biochemistry, vol.
Ghrelin, neuropeptide Y (NPY) and cholecystokinin (CCK) in blunt snout bream (Megalobrama amblycephala): cDNA cloning, tissue distribution and mRNA expression changes responding to fasting and refeeding.
Abbreviations: Ag: antigen; AMP: anti-microbial peptide; APC: Antigen presenting cell; ATF6: activating transcription factor 6; CagA: cytotoxin-associated gene A; CARD: caspase activation and recruitment domain; CCKR: cholecystokinin receptor; CCL2: C-C motif chemokine ligand 2; CCR2: C-C chemokine receptor type 2; Cdx2: caudal-type homeobox protein 2; cIAP: cellular inhibitor of apoptosis protein; CXCL: C-X-C motif chemokine ligand; DAMP: damage-associated molecular pattern; iE-DAP: [gamma]-D-glutamyl meso-diaminopimelic acid; ER: endoplasmic reticulum; GI: gastrointestinal; H.
Potato extract (Potein) suppresses food intake in rats through inhibition of luminal trypsin activity and direct stimulation of cholecystokinin secretion from enteroendocrine cells.
Dinan, "Role of cholecystokinin and central serotonergic receptors in functional dyspepsia," World Journal of Gastroenterology, vol.
Gallbladder response to a second dose of cholecystokinin during the same imaging study.
Low level of Cholecystokinin (CCK) may contribute in reduced feelings of satiety and helps in continuing eating which causes difficulty in losing weight in obese people.
Phillips, human clinical studies show that PI-2 significantly increases the level of cholecystokinin (CKK), a neuropeptide that acts to produce a feeling of fullness, thus helping to reduce food consumption.
A cholecystokinin infusion without a scan has been used to reproduce biliary colic; some physicians consider this to be diagnostic of BD and sufficient for cholecystectomy.
Further, the same is favored and practiced by clinicians for potential utility of agonists at central neurotensin, cholecystokinin, neuropeptide Y, and oxytocin receptors [104].
Cholecystokinin (CCK) was first described as a gastrointestinal hormone, released into the blood circulation by enteroendocrine I-cells when high levels of fatty acids or proteins reach this part of the intestine.