Ghrelin and the gut.
Leuven, Belgium. In Endocr Dev, 2012
Ghrelin agonists have been developed for the treatment of hypomotility disorders and the peptidomimetic TZP-102 is in phase 2 clinical trials for diabetic gastroparesis.
Emerging drugs for functional dyspepsia.
Leuven, Belgium. In Expert Opin Emerg Drugs, 2011
Recently studied drugs include 5-HT(4) receptor agonists (tegaserod), motilin receptor agonists (GSK962040 and others) and ghrelin receptor agonists (TZP-101, TZP-102).
Cell polarity during folliculogenesis and oogenesis.
Lisbon, Portugal. In Reprod Biomed Online, 2005
The transzonal projections (TZP), which are specialized extensions from granulosa cells that terminate on the oolema after crossing the zona pellucida, are major structural components necessary for oocyte-GC interaction.