While many tissues are capable of utilizing other energy sources such as fat and protein, brain and the red blood cells can only use glucose. Glucose is normally stored in form of glycogen in the liver when there is high…
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The endocrine pancreas plays a very important role in the metabolism of glucose. The pancreas, grouped together in the islets of Langerhans is made of four different cells, each playing its own specific function: beta cells produce proinsulin which is the inactive form of insulin, PP cells produce pancreatic polypeptide, Alpha cells produce glucagon while delta cells produce somatostatin. According to Tortora & Derrickson (2008), glucagon and insulin work synergistically to regulate normal concentration of glucose. When the blood glucose goes higher above 5 mmol/l, the beta cells are stimulated to surcease C-peptide and insulin while the Alpha cells remain inactive and hold on glucagon
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Lysol is the common market name of Brand I.C. Quarternary Disinfectant cleaner in most Medical settings, Livestock Industry, Food and Beverage Industry, most offices, Laboratories, and household settings. It is also an agent for decontamination (LYSOL Brand I.C.
This outline should be at least one page long. You can use a traditional outline (Roman Numerals, followed by alphabetical letters and then regular numbers). Remember this is an outline and should not include sentences or essays. At the end of the
The pyramid of energy flow above establishes energy distribution within the food chain. However, the energy amounts consumed by the succeeding trophic level upwards reduce since energy pockets are lost to heat and resulting deaths. About 10of the energy at each
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In this lab, we will utilize the qualitative data collection method and collect the data from primary and credible sources. The sources are internally recognized