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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glycogen

Liver glycogen stores serve as a store of glucose for use throughout the body, particularly the central nervous system. The human brain ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK21190/

The two major sites of glycogen storage are the liver and skeletal muscle. The concentration of glycogen is higher in the liver than in muscle (10% versus 2% by  ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6019055/

Feb 10, 2018 ... The glycogen particles in liver cells can be 10 times larger than those in skeletal muscle cells, with each particle containing > 50 000 glucose ...

https://www.diabetes.co.uk/body/glycogen.html

Glycogen is mainly stored in the liver and the muscles and provides the body with a readily available source of energy if blood glucose levels decrease.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/biochemistry-genetics-and-molecular-biology/glycogen-liver-level

Glycogen is present in hepatocytes but usually in low to normal concentrations. The glycogen content in muscle is normal. In affected individuals, glycogen ...

https://www.sciencedirect.com/topics/neuroscience/glycogen

Glycogen is the major carbohydrate storage form in animals, and corresponds to starch in plants. It occurs mainly in liver (up to 6-8% wet weight), and muscle ...

https://journals.physiology.org/doi/full/10.1152/ajpendo.00232.2016

Sep 1, 2016 ... Endogenous carbohydrates are stored as glycogen primarily in muscle and liver. In contrast to endogenous fat stores (>100,000 kcal; >400 MJ for ...

https://www.verywellfit.com/what-is-glycogen-2242008

May 9, 2019 ... Insulin instructs the liver cells to produce an enzyme, glycogen synthase, that links chains of glucose together. As long as glucose and insulin ...

https://diabetes.diabetesjournals.org/content/64/3/796

Sep 27, 2014 ... Liver glycogen acts as an energy store in times of nutritional sufficiency for use in times of need. The metabolism of this polysaccharide in the ...

https://kidshealth.org/en/teens/glycogen.html

... glucose for energy, it stores it in the liver and muscles. This stored form of glucose is made up of many connected glucose molecules and is called glycogen.