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Lec37- 2007 INTRODUCTORY ANIMAL PHYSIOLOGY BIOAP 311/VETBM 346 FALL 2007 OUTLINE - LECTURE 37 Glucose Regulation (Readings - Chapter 43) I. Major Topics/Concepts to be covered: 1. Pancreas/liver axis (Fig. 43-1). 2. Insulin release (Fig. 43-2). 3. Insulin Action. 4. Glucagon Action. 5. Feedback regulation of insulin and glucagon. 6. Type I and Type II diabetes mellitus. II. You will have learned the material when you can: 1. Draw the regulatory loops involved in maintaining blood sugar.
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Unformatted text preview: 2. Understand the roles of insulin and glucagon in glucose regulation. 3. Understand the molecular basis of type I and Type II diabetes. III. Sample Problems: 1. What would you expect to be the effect of long-term overproduction of insulin on target tissues? 2. How does an increase in insulin secretion affect glucagon secretion? file:///C|/WINWORD/COURSES/31107/Lec37-07.htm8/15/2007 10:26:53 AM...
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