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The Gut Peptide Hormone Family, Motilin and Ghrelin

By Ichiro Sakata and Takafumi Sakai

Submitted: October 16th 2010Reviewed: May 5th 2011Published: October 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/16908

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Ichiro Sakata and Takafumi Sakai (October 26th 2011). The Gut Peptide Hormone Family, Motilin and Ghrelin, Update on Mechanisms of Hormone Action - Focus on Metabolism, Growth and Reproduction, Gianluca Aimaretti with Paolo Marzullo and Flavia Prodam, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/16908. Available from:

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