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Term Definition Android fat Visceral fat, release FFA easily, more in males Gynoid Fat Glutofemoral, resists lypotic stimulation, stimulated by  estrogen, more in females Thermogenic effect of food  (TEF) Increase in metabolic rate following a meal. Fat = low  TEF since easily stored Glycogenesis Formation of glycogen, stimulated by insulin Glycogenolysis Glycogen   glucose Glycolysis Glucose oxidation, glucose   pyruvate/lactate Gluconeogensis Pyruvate/lactate   glucose Lipoprotein lipase (LPL) Plasma TG   2FFA + MG, transported + stored in fat or  muscle cell, stimulated by insulin, restricting calories,  estrogen Lipogenesis Formation and storage of fat, occurs through high LPL  activity and TG formation in fat cells from TG in  lipoproteins Hormone-sensitive lipase  (HSL) TG inside fat cell   3FFA + glycerol, FFA + albumin   alb-FA transported from fat cell  through blood to muscle Stimulated by epinephrine binding to beta adrenergic  receptors Lipolysis Breakdown of TG   3FFA + glycerol, high HSL activity
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