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What are the functions of glycogen?

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2012-09-10 12:53:27

Glycogen is the primary short term energy storage in animal

cells. It is made in both muslces and the liver. Glycogen is

basically the energy reservoir for the glucose cycle.

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Glycogen is the main energy storage material in animals and

animals store excess glucose as glycogen.

Also, Glycogen its a large molecule,so it can store lots of

energy.


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