Where can I find an article on glycogen levels online?
http://www.naturalnews.com/002039.html this link will take you to an article that talks about glycogen levels. There are lots of articles out there. I read this article and I find it very interesting. ...
Asked in Science
What are the three enzymes involved in the conversion of glycogen to glucose?
The process of glycogen metabolism is complex. Glycogen Phosphorylase, Glycogen Debranching Enzyme, and Phosphoglucomutase are the enzymes necessary to break glycogen down to glucose. ...
Asked in The Difference Between
What is the difference between liver glycogen and muscle glycogen?
Liver glycogen has low glycogenin content as compared to muscle glycogen.. liver glycogen responds to glucagon but muscle glycogen responds to catecholamines.. liver glycogen is used for the maintenance of blood glucose levels, but muscle glycogen is used for the supply of energy to the muscles liver glycogen can be completely broken down to glucose because of the presence of glucose 6 phosphatase, which does not occur in the muscles ...
Asked in Biology, Chemistry, Potatoes
What type of polysaccharide is found in potatoes?
Starch is found potatoes, not Glycogen. Glycogen is the plant equivalent of animal glycogen. A potato has starch but no glycogen; muscle cells have glycogen but no starch. The starch we eat is broken into glucose in the stomach/small intest and then reassembled in the muscle cells as glycogen. ...