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- Pirone, A.; Ding, B.A.; Lenzi, C.; Baglini, A.; Giannessi, E.; Romboli, I.
- Anatomia, histologia, embryologia 2011 v.40 no.3 pp. 163-168
- adults; bioactive properties; chickens; duodenum; gastric inhibitory polypeptide; glucagon; ileum; immunohistochemistry; jejunum; nerve fibers; pancreas; secretion; villi
- ... With 3 figures SUMMARY: The presence and distribution of glucose-dependent insulinotropic polypeptide or gastric inhibitory polypeptide (GIP), gastric-releasing peptide (GRP) and glucagon immunoreactivity were studied in the small intestine of the New Hampshire chicken using immunohistochemistry. This is the first report of the presence of GIP-immunoreactive (ir) cells in avian small intestine. GI ...