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the formation in animals of glycogen from glucose

the conversion of glucose to glycogen when the glucose in the blood exceeds the demand

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Caffeic acid and cinnamic acid ameliorate glucose metabolism via modulating glycogenesis and gluconeogenesis in insulin-resistant mouse hepatocytes.
Antihyperglycemic and glycogenesis effects of different fractions of Brassica oleracea in alloxan induced diabetic rats.
Once upon a time inside the hepatocyte, The enzymes of glycogenesis wanted to show their might; They imprisoned all the glucose molecules that came their way, They entangled them in chains; inside the cell they had to stay.
Endogenous insulin is an anabolic hormone that promotes uptake of glucose, glycolysis, glycogenesis, protein synthesis and fat storage.
Hanson was a member of the board of directors, compensation and audit committees, of GlycoGenesis, an oncology-focused company.
The investigation addressed the regulation of hormonal control and the enzymatic (allosteric) controls of glycolysis, gluconeogenesis, glycogenesis, glycogenolysis, lipogenesis, and lipolysis.
In diabetic rats treated with N-Trisaccharide, the liver glycogen was brought back to near normal level and this could be due to increased secretion of insulin that enhances glycogenesis.
Insulin is known to promote tissue growth by stimulating the uptake of amino acids and glucose by tissues as well as enhancing lipogenesis and glycogenesis (Newsholme, 1977).