, Volume 36, Issue 7, pp 839–840 | Cite as

Absorption of glycine and proline from the small intestine of rats infected withEimeria nieschulzi

  • S. J. Ball
  • Christine E. Heading
  • B. Tranter


The absorption of glycine and proline through the jejunum and ileum of rats with anEimeria nieschulzi infection was impaired when the amino acids were presented to the mucosal surface as either a mixture or the dipeptide, glycyl-proline.


Glycine Proline Small Intestine Dipeptide Mucosal Surface 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. J. Ball
    • 1
  • Christine E. Heading
    • 1
  • B. Tranter
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Biology and Department of Paramedical SciencesNorth East London PolytechnicLondon(England)

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