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Regulation of Protein Metabolism in Muscle

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

  1. Leonard S. Jefferson,
  2. Thomas C. Vary,
  3. Scot R. Kimball

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp070216

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Jefferson, L. S., Vary, T. C. and Kimball, S. R. 2011. Regulation of Protein Metabolism in Muscle. Comprehensive Physiology. 529–552.

Author Information

  1. Department of Cellular and Molecular Physiology, The Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Efficiency of Protein Synthesis: Translational Control
    • 1.1
      Role of Insulin in the Regulation of Translation Initiation
    • 1.2
      Interactive Roles of Insulin and Amino Acids in the Regulation of Translation Initiation
    • 1.3
      Interactive Roles of Insulin and Other Hormones in the Regulation of Protein Synthesis in Skeletal Muscle
  • 2
    Capacity for Protein Synthesis: Ribosomal Biogenesis
    • 2.1
      Role of Insulin in the Regulation of rRNA Gene Transcription
    • 2.2
      Role of Insulin in the Regulation of Synthesis of Ribosomal Proteins
  • 3
    Protein Degradation
    • 3.1
      The Lyosomal System
    • 3.2
      Calcium Activated Proteinases
    • 3.3
      The Ubiquitin-Proteasome System
  • 4
    Future Perspectives