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Amino acid and protein metabolism1

Handbook of Physiology, Adipose Tissue

  1. M. Guillermo Herrera,
  2. Albert E. Renold

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp050138

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Herrera, M. G. and Renold, A. E. 2011. Amino acid and protein metabolism1. Comprehensive Physiology. 375–383.

Author Information

  1. Harvard Medical School and Diabetes Foundation, Inc., Boston, Massachusetts, and Institut de Biochimie Clinique, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Proteins and Amino Acids in Rat Epididymal Adipose Tissue
  • 2
    Hormonal Effects
    • 2.1
      Insulin
    • 2.2
      Epinephrine and ACTH
    • 2.3
      Growth Hormone
    • 2.4
      Glucocorticoids
    • 2.5
      Glucagon, Thyroxine, Testosterone
  • 3
    Effect of Fasting, Re Feeding and Prolonged Incubations in Vitro
  • 4
    Net Proteolysis and Protein Turnover in Incubated Adipose Tissue
  • 5
    Conclusions