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Author Polakof, Sergio.

Title Brain glucosensing : physiological implications / Sergio Polakof.

Publication Info. New York : Nova Science Publishers, [2010]


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Description 1 online resource (viii, 69 pages) : illustrations.
Series Neurology--laboratory and clinical research developments
Neurology--laboratory and clinical research development series.
Note "Nova Biomedical."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Glucose metabolism in the brain -- Sites of glucosensing in the brain -- The glucosensor mechanism in the brain -- Lactate as metabolic coupling between astrocytes and glucosensing neurons -- Network of hypothalamic glucosensing neurons -- The mechanisms underlying glucosensing during hypoglycemia -- Brain glucosensing and the regulation of food intake and energy expenditure -- Glucosensing neurons as metabolic sensors.
Note Print version record.
Subject Glucose -- Metabolism.
Blood glucose.
Brain -- drug effects.
Glucose -- physiology.
Glucose -- metabolism.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Biochemistry.
Blood sugar. (OCoLC)fst00834825
Brain. (OCoLC)fst00837570
Glucose -- Metabolism. (OCoLC)fst00943692
Homeostasis. (OCoLC)fst00959606
Neurochemistry. (OCoLC)fst01036329
Other Form: Print version: Polakof, Sergio. Brain glucosensing. New York : Nova Science Publishers, ©2010 9781617613340 (DLC) 2010031170 (OCoLC)655301813
ISBN 9781617617010 (electronic bk.)
1617617016 (electronic bk.)
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