Example sentences for: ileum

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  • The number of CD8+ T-cells with different specificities was also higher in animal 819 than 817 in the GALT and particularly in the jejunum and ileum lamina propria (Figs.

  • Bile acids are reclaimed from the lumen of the intestine and returned to the liver via portal blood for reuse [ 1 ] . The recovery of bile acids from the intestine is an efficient process that involves both passive transport along the entire axis of the intestine, and active transport in the terminal ileum [ 5 ] . The apical sodium/bile acid co-transporter (asbt) mediates the active uptake of conjugated bile acids in the ileum [ 5 6 ] . In hepatocytes, both sodium-dependent and sodium-independent transport systems on the sinusoidal membranes extract bile acids from portal blood.

  • Non-hydrolyzed lactose may also exert a direct enhancing effect on calcium absorption in the ileum.

  • In a study carried out in vivo on guinea pig ileum ( 18), the authors showed a rapid endocytosis of the μ-opioid receptor in neurons in response to etorphine stimulation but not after morphine administration.

  • Active rates of taurocholate uptake were twice as high in the heterozygous cftr (+/-) mice (n = 23) compared to wild-type mice (n = 6) (average of all data points in the terminal ileum 109 ± 8 vs. 64 ± 13 cm pmol/mm 2; p < 0.05) and fourfold higher in the homozygous cftr (-/-) mice (n = 6) (212 ± 32 pmol/mm 2; p < 0.05 vs. wild-type).

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