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Jun

22

Japanese herbal medicine may be natural alternative to Ghrelin and Ghrelin agonists (GHRPs)

By Patrick Arnold

Ghrelin is a 28 amino acid long peptide that is secreted in the stomach and released into the bloodstream.   It is often referred to as the “hunger hormone”.   Ghrelin is known to act directly on Ghrelin receptors in the stomach to increase gastric motility and gastric acid secretion.   Gastric derived Ghrelin is also known to […]