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ea0081ep359 | Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition | ECE2022

Response of the human gastric epithelium to sleeve gastrectomy surgery

Ben-Haroush Schyr Rachel , Moalem Botros , Sender Dana , Elad Amit , Bardugo Aya , Etzyoni Ayelet , Arad Yhara , Ishai Yuval , Suk Kim Ki , Benson Ariel , Grinbaum Ronit , Samuelson Linda , Grinstein Nechemi , Sandoval Darleen , Ben-Zvi Danny

The gastric mucosa is a dynamic and regenerative tissue that functions in extreme conditions of low pH, mechanical insults and bacterial exposure. The mucosa is composed of pit and neck cells which secrete protective mucus, parietal and chief cells that secrete acid and digestive enzymes, enteroendocrine cells that affect motility, secretion and satiety, rare tuft cells, and at two stem-cell compartments. We studied the response of the gastric mucosa to sleeve gastrectomy surg...