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Regulation of Hepatic Glucose Uptake

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

  1. Roy Taylor1,
  2. Gerald I. Shulman2

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp070226

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Taylor, R. and Shulman, G. I. 2011. Regulation of Hepatic Glucose Uptake. Comprehensive Physiology. 787–802.

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Medical School, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom

  2. 2

    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Homeostatic Mechanisms
    • 1.1
      Overview
    • 1.2
      Insulin
    • 1.3
      Glucagon
    • 1.4
      Noninsulin/Glucagon Regulation of Hepatic Glucose Production
  • 2
    Metabolism in the Postprandial State
    • 2.1
      Overview
    • 2.2
      Hepatic Glycogen Storage after Eating
    • 2.3
      Source of Glucose Carbon for Glycogen Synthesis
    • 2.4
      Modulation of Hepatic Glucose Uptake by a Portal Signal
    • 2.5
      Turnover of Liver Glycogen Stores
    • 2.6
      Normal Diurnal Fluctuation in Hepatic Glycogen Content
    • 2.7
      Effect of Eating on Hepatic Glucose Production
  • 3
    Metabolism in the Postabsorptive State
    • 3.1
      Overview
    • 3.2
      Gluconeogenesis
    • 3.3
      Glycogenolysis
    • 3.4
      Early Adaptation to Starvation
  • 4
    Nature's Experiments
    • 4.1
      Glycogen Storage Disease
    • 4.2
      Diabetes
    • 4.3
      Cirrhosis
    • 4.4
      Pregnancy