Glutamine Utilization by the Small Intestine

  1. Alton Meister
  1. Herbert G. Windmueller

Published Online: 22 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470122983.ch6

Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 53

Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 53

How to Cite

Windmueller, H. G. (2006) Glutamine Utilization by the Small Intestine, in Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 53 (ed A. Meister), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470122983.ch6

Editor Information

  1. Cornell University Medical Colloge, New York, New York

Author Information

  1. Laboratory of Nutrition and Endocrinology, National Institute of Arthritis, Metabolism, and Digestive Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20205

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1982

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471084051

Online ISBN: 9780470122983

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Keywords:

  • arterial glutamine;
  • glutamine utilization;
  • luminal glutamine utilization;
  • metabolic acidosis;
  • phosphate-dependent glutaminase

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Utilization of Arterial Glutamine

  • Utilization of Luminal Glutamine

  • Enzymology

  • Physiologic Implications

  • Concluding Remarks