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Descriptor English: Incretins
Descriptor Spanish: Incretinas
Descriptor Portuguese: Incretinas
Descriptor French: Incrétines
Entry term(s): Effect, Incretin
Effects, Incretin
Glucose Dependent Insulin Releasing Hormone
Glucose-Dependent Insulin-Releasing Hormone
Hormone, Glucose-Dependent Insulin-Releasing
Incretin
Incretin Effect
Incretin Effects
Insulin-Releasing Hormone, Glucose-Dependent
Tree number(s): D27.505.696.399.472.580
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D054795
Scope note: Peptides which stimulate INSULIN release from the PANCREATIC BETA CELLS following oral nutrient ingestion, or postprandially.
Annotation: note entry term INCRETIN EFFECT: use only for the incretin effect of a chemical substance
Allowable Qualifiers: AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
Previous Indexing: Gastrointestinal Hormones (1974-2007)
Peptides (1974-2007)
Public MeSH Note: 2008
History Note: 2008
DeCS ID: 52846
Unique ID: D054795
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Date Established: 2008/01/01
Date of Entry: 2007/07/09
Revision Date: 2011/06/24
Incretins - Preferred
Concept UI M0507722
Scope note Peptides which stimulate INSULIN release from the PANCREATIC BETA CELLS following oral nutrient ingestion, or postprandially.
Preferred term Incretins
Entry term(s) Glucose Dependent Insulin Releasing Hormone
Glucose-Dependent Insulin-Releasing Hormone
Hormone, Glucose-Dependent Insulin-Releasing
Incretin
Insulin-Releasing Hormone, Glucose-Dependent
Incretin Effect - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0556169
Preferred term Incretin Effect
Entry term(s) Effect, Incretin
Effects, Incretin
Incretin Effects



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