Flashcards in Integrative Metabolic Processes Deck (7)
3 main fuels used to catabolize energy
Fats (to fatty acids)
Carbs (to glucose and other sugars)
Proteins (to amino acids)
The vast majority of our fuel supply is stored in which form?
Stores as TAGs
2 major ways to deal with low blood glucose
Gluconeogenesis occurs primarily in the...
3 ketone bodies
Ketone bodies are used by which tissues? (3)
Brain during starvation