Glossary of "Life (9th ed.)" by Sadava et al. (2011)
- A hormone secreted by cells in the lower region of the stomach that stimulates the secretion of digestive juices as well as movements of the stomach.
- Sadava, D., Hillis, D. M., Heller, H. C. & Berenbaum, M. R. 2011. Life: The Science of Biology, 9th ed. -xliv + 1266 pp. Sinauer Associates, Inc., Sunderland.