Modulation of Rat Small Bowel Motor Activity by Food and Peptides

  • M. R. E. Hutton
  • D. L. Wingate


Contractile activity and propulsion in the small intestine can both be studied but changes in one cannot always be correlated easily with changes in the other.


Small Bowel Spike Activity Gastrointestinal Motility Intestinal Motility Intestinal Transit 
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  • M. R. E. Hutton
  • D. L. Wingate

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