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Pancreatic Juice

A fluid secreted into the duodenum by the pancreas; important for breaking down starches and proteins and fats.An alkaline secretion originating from the pancreas which is sent to the duodenum for digestive purposes.


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Why pH of abdominal venous blood is not acidic?

... amounts of H+ are released into the blood as HCO3 – is excreted into pancreatic juice. Explain why pH of abdominal venous blood is not acidic? Thanks

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by Vangeek
Fri Mar 20, 2009 5:01 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Why pH of abdominal venous blood is not acidic?
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Re: Stomach bloating and weight gain

... the digestive enzyme pepsin, some apple cider vinegar, some lemon juice, stomach bitters, nutrients like the vitamin B5 (pantothenic acid) ... Many enzymes such as the enzyme pancreatin which is an animal derived pancreatic digestive enzymes, many plant enzymes such as bromelain derived ...

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by Jennuan
Wed Oct 29, 2008 4:21 am
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Stomach bloating and weight gain
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help, problem

... in 1914 and contained washing soda [Na carbonate] and small amounts of pancreatic juice containing proteolytic enzymes. The very alkaline conditions [pH 10¬-11] reduced the ...

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by martyn
Mon Apr 16, 2007 3:36 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: help, problem
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Views: 3833

Contraceptive pills

... with LilKim? It's just that it needs to get absorbed in the stomach, as pancreatic juice contains an enzyme that breaks down progesteron to cholesterol.

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by MrMistery
Fri Apr 07, 2006 7:24 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Contraceptive pills
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Views: 2774

digestion in the 3 parts of the small intestine....

... excretes bile (to increase surface area of fat) here. Pancreas secrete pancreatic juice via the pancreatic duct here. Pancreatic juice contains these enzymes: lipase for fat ...

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by Navin
Fri Dec 23, 2005 6:15 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: digestion in the 3 parts of the small intestine....
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