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- San Gabriel, Ana, et al. Show all 2 Author
- Amino acids 2013 v.45 no.3 pp. 451-461
- G-protein coupled receptors; amino acids; communications technology; digestion; hormones; metabolism; mucosa; nervous system; nutrient utilization; nutrients; secretion; signal transduction; stomach; taste; umami
- ... Rapid progress in gastroenterology during the first part of the last century has shown that gastrointestinal (GI) function is regulated by neuroendocrine, paracrine and endocrine signals. However, recent advances in chemical sensing, especially in the last decade, have revealed that free L-amino acids (AA), among other nutrients, play a critical role in modifying exocrine and endocrine secretion, ...