Chapter 2. Nature and Intracellular Distribution of the Enzymes Concerned in the Metabolism of the Hexoses in the Liver

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch.
  1. Christian De Duve

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470718858.ch2

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Hormonal Factors in Carbohydrate Metabolism (Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VI

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Hormonal Factors in Carbohydrate Metabolism (Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VI

How to Cite

De Duve, C. (1953) Nature and Intracellular Distribution of the Enzymes Concerned in the Metabolism of the Hexoses in the Liver, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Hormonal Factors in Carbohydrate Metabolism (Colloquia on Endocrinology), Volume VI (ed G. E. W. Wolstenholme), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470718858.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1953

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722282

Online ISBN: 9780470718858

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Keywords:

  • hormonal control;
  • carbohydrate metabolism;
  • liver;
  • enzymatic reactions;
  • hexoses

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Metabolic Pathways and Enzyme Systems

  • The Hexokinases

  • Interconversion of Hexose-Phosphates

  • Formation and Breakdown of Glycogen

  • Dephosphorylation of Hexose-Phosphates

  • Coupled Reactions Involving Phosphate and the Adenylic System

  • Intracellular Distribution of the Enzyme

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • Discussion