Literature associating CCK and exocrine pancreatic insufficiency
Cholecystokinin; This peptide hormone induces gall bladder contraction and the release of pancreatic enzymes in the gut. Its function in the brain is not clear. Binding to CCK-A receptors stimulates amylase release from the pancreas, binding to CCK-B receptors stimulates gastric acid secretion; Endogenous ligands
Synonyms: CCK, P06307, Q6FG82, P06307p, hP06307 ...