gluconeogenesis


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glu·co·ne·o·gen·e·sis

 (glo͞o′kə-nē′ə-jĕn′ĭ-sĭs)
n.
The formation of glucose, especially by the liver, from noncarbohydrate sources, such as amino acids and the glycerol portion of fats.

glu′co·ne′o·ge·net′ic (-ō-jə-nĕt′ĭk) adj.

gluconeogenesis

(ˌɡluːkəʊˌniːəʊˈdʒɛnɪsɪs)
n
(Biochemistry) biochem the sequence of metabolic reactions by which glucose is synthesized, esp in the liver, from noncarbohydrate sources, such as amino acids, pyruvic acid, or glycerol. Also called: glyconeogenesis

glu•co•ne•o•gen•e•sis

(ˌglu koʊˌni əˈdʒɛn ə sɪs)

n.
glucose formation in animals from a noncarbohydrate source, as from proteins or fats.
Translations

glu·co·ne·o·gen·e·sis

n. gluconeogénesis.
1. formación hepática de glucógeno a partir de fuentes distintas de los carbohidratos;
2. formación de azúcar por desdoblamiento de glucógeno.
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Accelerated gluconeogenesis in fructose fed rats has been reported earlier and is attributed to insulin resistance observed in these rats (23).
Responsiveness of these AQPs to insulin levels and physiological conditions such as fasting and exercise suggests that they may help control glycerol transport, and thus, lipolysis and gluconeogenesis.
Hepatic gluconeogenesis and whole-body protein metabolism of periparturient dairy cows as affected by source of energy and intake of the prepartum diet.
Hence, the observed decline in the activity of PK in the liver of diabetic rats promptly responsible for the reduced glycolysis and amplified gluconeogenesis signifying that these two pathways are altered in diabetes (Taylor and Agius 1988 ; Kavanagh et al.
Effect of glucagon on glucose production, lipolysis, and gluconeogenesis in familial hyperinsulinism.
These AQPs are found in fat cells and hepatocytes and are responsive to insulin and such physiological conditions as exercise and fasting, suggesting that their primary physiological role involves glycerol transport and control of gluconeogenesis.
Ketones are the byproduct of a process called Gluconeogenesis
Chronic and transitional regulation of gluconeogenesis and glyconeogenesis by insulin and glucagon in neonatal calf hepatocytes.
Although the mechanism of action of metformin reduces glucose production in the liver by inhibiting gluconeogenesis No direct effect on insulin resistance or reduced insulin effectively reduce serum glucose levels [8,24].
CS-917 acts as a direct inhibitor of the pathway in the liver responsible for the production of glucose, the gluconeogenesis pathway.
Increase insulin sensitivity, decrease hepatic gluconeogenesis, and increase insulin-dependent glucose uptake into muscle.
Glucose homeostasis involves the coordinated regulation of several metabolic pathways including gluconeogenesis and glycolysis.