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Glucagon Signal-Transduction Mechanisms

Handbook of Physiology, The Endocrine System, The Endocrine Pancreas and Regulation of Metabolism

  1. J. H. Exton

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp070213

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Exton, J. H. 2011. Glucagon Signal-Transduction Mechanisms. Comprehensive Physiology. 435–450.

Author Information

  1. Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Glucagon Receptor
  • 2
    Regulation of Gs
  • 3
    Regulation of Adenylate Cyclase
  • 4
    Regulation of cAmp-Dependent Protein Kinase
  • 5
    Substrates of cAmp-Dependent Protein Kinase
  • 6
    Mechanisms of Calcium Mobilization Induced by Glucagon
  • 7
    Summary