ginkgos Group of seed plants today restricted to a single genus

Ginkgos Group of seed plants today restricted to a single genus

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ginkgos Group of seed plants today restricted to a single genus ( Ginkgo biloba ); ginkgos were more diverse during the Mesozoic Era . glial cells Nonconducting cells that serve as support cells in the nervous system and help to protect neurons . glomerulus A tangle of capillaries that makes up part of the nephron ; the site of Þltration. glucagon A hormone released by the pancreas that stimulates the breakdown of glycogen and the release of glucose , thereby increasing blood levels of glucose. Glucagon and insulin work together to maintain blood sugar levels. glucocorticoids A group of steroid hormones produced by the adrenal cortex that are important in regulating the metabolism of carbohydrates , fats, and proteins. glucose A six-carbon single sugar; the most common energy source. glycogen Polysaccharide consisting of numerous monosaccharide glucoses linked together. The animal equivalent of starch. glycolipids
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