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Regulation of Glucose Metabolism in Skeletal Muscle

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

  1. Yolanta T. Kruszynska,
  2. Theodore P. Ciaraldi,
  3. Robert R. Henry

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp070218

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Kruszynska, Y. T., Ciaraldi, T. P. and Henry, R. R. 2011. Regulation of Glucose Metabolism in Skeletal Muscle. Comprehensive Physiology. 579–607.

Author Information

  1. Veterans Administration Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Glucose Phosphorylation by Hexokinase
  • 2
    Glycogen Metabolism
    • 2.1
      Enzymes of Glycogen Metabolism
    • 2.2
      Structural Organization of Glycogen Metabolism
    • 2.3
      Coordinate Regulation of Glycogen Metabolism
    • 2.4
      Signaling Pathways for Hormonal Regulation of Glycogen Metabolism
  • 3
    Regulation of Glycolysis
  • 4
    Metabolism of Pyruvate
  • 5
    Energy Yield of Glycolysis and Glucose Oxidation
  • 6
    Regulation of Glucose Oxidation
    • 6.1
      Pyruvate Dehydrogenase
    • 6.2
      Control of Flux Through the Tricarboxylic Acid Cycle
    • 6.3
      Glucose Fatty Acid Cycle
  • 7
    Metabolism of Glucose via the Hexosamine Pathway
  • 8
    Summary