Summary of Glycogen metabolism
Glycogen is a multibranched polysaccharide of glucose that serves as a form of energy storage in animals and fungi. The polysaccharide structure represents the main storage form of glucose in the body.
Flashcards on Glycogen metabolism
Insulin binds to a tyrosine kinase receptor on the cell surface, and that ultimately activates a protein phosphatase which goes around removing phosphates from , making it active.