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1

What is the primary fuel source in the brain?

Glucose

2

What is the largest amount of ATP used in the brain for?

80% if ATP is used to maintain gradients

3

What are the transporters of glucose in the brain?

GLUT 1 and Glut 3

4

What is the Km value of GLUT 1/3?

20 mg/dL

5

What is the glucose transporter in the liver?

GLUT 2

6

What is the Km of GLUT 2?

300 mg/dL

7

Where is GLUT 4 mainly located?

Adipose and muscle

8

What is the Km of GLUT 4?

90 mg/dL