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DUBLIN, Ireland, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2h7s9z/pepsin_cas ) has announced the addition of the "Pepsin
The Gastric Chief Cell (peptic cell or gastric zymogenic cell) is a cell found in the stomach that releases pepsinogen, gastric lipase and Chymosin (an enzyme that clots milk). Pepsinogen is only released when the cell is stimulated by a number of factors, including cholinergic activity and increased acidity in the stomach. The gastric chief cell works in conjunction with the parietal cell, which releases gastric acid, converting pepsinogen into pepsin. The term “chief cell” is...
- Of or relating to good digestion.