Term: digestive system ghrelin secretion
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Name: digestive system
Definition: Anatomical system that processes ingested substances.
Ontology: Anatomy Ontology [ZFA:0000339]
Name: ghrelin secretion
Synonyms: pancreatic ghrelin secretion
Definition: The regulated release of ghrelin from a cell. Ghrelin is a 28 amino acid hunger-stimulating peptide hormone.
Ontology: GO: Biological Process [GO:0036321]   QuickGO   AmiGO