gastric digestion

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Noun1.gastric digestion - the process of breaking down proteins by the action of the gastric juice in the stomach
digestion - the organic process by which food is converted into substances that can be absorbed into the body
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Often the cysts are lined by gastric mucosa and occasionally acid peptic digestion of the cyst wall may result in perforation and haemorrhage.
Following the peptic digestion, the pH of the samples was adjusted to 7 with 1 M NaHC[O.
For example, a vasorelaxing peptide, ovokinin (OA 358-365), was isolated by the peptic digestion of ovalbumin.