Glycogen Metabolism

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Glycogen Metabolism Storage and Mobilization of Glucose NUTR 543 – Advanced Nutritional Biochemistry David L. Gee, PhD Professor of Food Science and Nutrition Department of Health, Human Performance, and Nutrition Central Washington University
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Glycogen Functions Liver Buffer for regulating blood glucose levels Muscle Store of glucose as a fuel for exercise high intensity exercise dependent on anaerobic glycolysis
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Glycogen Synthesis Figure 12-2
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Regulation of Glycogen Synthase Figure 12-4 Active/Inactive Forms Active dephosphorylated Inactive phosphorylated
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Regulation of Glycogen Synthase Fasting Figure 12-4 Glucagon or epinephrine G-protein linked receptors increased [cAMP]
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Regulation of Glycogen Synthase Fasting Figure 12-4 cAMP activates Protein Kinase A Protein kinase A phosphorylates and inactivates glycogen synthase Little glycogen synthesis during fasting
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Feeding Figure 12-4 Insulin Reduces [ cAMP ] Stimulates phosphodiesterase
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