Glycogen, Starch and Sucrose Synthesis
Published Online: 26 FEB 2003
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King, M. W. 2003. Glycogen, Starch and Sucrose Synthesis. eLS. .
- Published Online: 26 FEB 2003
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Glucose is an extremely important energy-providing molecule; it is stored as a polymer – as starch in plants and as glycogen in animals. The regulation of glucose storage and utilization in humans is stringently controlled by hormones and neurotransmitters.
- regulated metabolism