adjective see glycogenolysis

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  • glycogenolytic — |glīkəˌjenəl|id.ik adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary glycogen + o + lytic : of, relating to, or inducing glycogenolysis glycogenolytic enzymes a glycogenolytic system …   Useful english dictionary

  • glycogenolytic — See glycogenolysis. * * * …   Universalium

  • glycogenolytic — adjective Of, pertaining to, or capable of glycogenolysis, the catabolism of glycogen See Also: glycogenolysis, glycolytic …   Wiktionary

  • glycogenolytic — gly·co·geno·lyt·ic (gli″ko jen″o litґik) 1. pertaining to or characterized by glycogenolysis. 2. promoting glycogenolysis …   Medical dictionary

  • glycogenolytic — gly·co·gen·o·lyt·ic …   English syllables

  • hyperglycemic-glycogenolytic factor — hy·per·gly·ce·mic gly·co·gen·o·lyt·ic factor .glī kə jən əl it ik , .jen n GLUCAGON * * * 1. former name for glucagon. 2. the hyperglycemic component of growth hormone extracts …   Medical dictionary

  • hyperglycemic-glycogenolytic factor — noun : glucagon …   Useful english dictionary

  • glucagon — A hormone consisting of a straight chain polypeptide of 29 amino acyl residues, extracted from pancreatic alpha cells. Parenteral administration of 0.5–1 mg results in prompt mobilization of hepatic glycogen, thus elevating blood glucose …   Medical dictionary

  • ATC code H04 — A section of the Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification System.H Systemic hormonal preparations, excluding sex hormones and insulinsH04A Glycogenolytic hormonesH04AA Glycogenolytic hormones:H04AA01 Glucagon …   Wikipedia

  • glycogenolysis — noun (plural glycogenolyses) Etymology: New Latin Date: 1909 the breakdown of glycogen especially to glucose in the animal body • glycogenolytic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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