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/PMC3753545/

Aug 13, 2013 ... These results demonstrate that liver glycogen shortage activates a liver–brain– adipose neural axis that has an important role in switching the ...

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

Blood glucose from the portal vein enters liver cells (hepatocytes). ... For the next 8–12 hours, glucose derived from liver glycogen is the ...

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/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://www.physiology.org/doi/full/10.1152/ajpendo.00232.2016

Sep 1, 2016 ... In contrast to muscle, endurance-trained athletes do not exhibit elevated basal liver glycogen concentrations. However, there is evidence that ...

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

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 liver is controlled ...

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

May 9, 2019 ... When your body needs energy, it can draw on its glycogen stores. ... made from glucose in the food you eat, are mainly stored in your liver and ...

https://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/health/g/gsd

The liver cannot control the use of glycogen and glucose because certain enzymes are missing that control the change of sugar (glucose) into its storage form ...

http://watcut.uwaterloo.ca/webnotes/Metabolism/Glycogen.html

Glycogen is a branched glucose polymer that is found in many organs, but the largest quantities occur in the liver and in skeletal muscle. The liver can store up  ...