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Intestinal tract



The segment of the digestive tube that extends from the pylorus and ends at the anus


The intestinal tract of humans is comprised of two major divisions:

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improved glucose tolerance in non obese type 2 diabetic rats

... type 2 diabetes rat model. Surgical operations which shorten the intestinal tract between the stomach and the terminal ileum result in an early improvement in type 2 diabetes, ...

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by rmorrison
Wed Mar 19, 2014 6:53 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: improved glucose tolerance in non obese type 2 diabetic rats
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Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors

... worse looking, cause deaths of more animals in slaughterhouses, lose attractiveness and more likely to stay single/lonely but still they keep on ... also side effect of old function FFAR had. If FFAR is throughout gastrointestinal tract then it could sense how much fatty food is left to absorb. ...

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by mhein
Tue Jul 10, 2012 2:00 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Connection between opioid receptors and fatty acid receptors
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Views: 8757

Bacteriophages and Acne?

... Conjunctivitis Cystic Fibrosis (co-infections) Dysbiosis / Pathogenic Intestinal Flora Ear Infections (Otitis Media) Eye Infections Gingivitis ... (Rhinosinusitis) Skin Boils / Abscess / Lesions Tracheitis Urinary Tract Infections (UTI) and Cystitis Vaginitis Infections Where Circulation ...

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by victory798
Sun Apr 01, 2012 8:42 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Bacteriophages and Acne?
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Views: 13036


... for it and the results came back negative. Or perhaps is it a gastrointestinal dysfunction? Is the upper GI seizing up somewhere? It's almost as if once the food has reached the upper intestinal tract, the body screams "get out right now!" as hard as it can, and ...

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by blackmantis
Sat Mar 26, 2011 3:30 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Odd food poisoning-like symptoms, strange tastes
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Views: 101647

Where do we go from here?

... irrelevant. Taenia would not be able to survive without mammal intestinal tract, yet I would consider them as a species that is highly successfully adapted to its environment.

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by canalon
Tue Jul 06, 2010 10:55 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Where do we go from here?
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